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Taxon: Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir. ex DC.

Genus: Lonicera
Family: Caprifoliaceae subfamily: Caprifolioideae
Nomen number: 423888
Place of publication: Prodr. 4:333. 1830 (J. L. M. Poiret, Encycl. suppl. 5:612. 1817, nom. inval.)
  • valid publication verified from original literature
  • published as "Lonicera (Caprifolium ciliosum)" by Poiret
Name verified on: 06-Jun-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Jan-2005
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System.

Common names:

  • orange honeysuckle   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • bewimperte Heckenkirsche   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)


  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) DC.].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir. ex DC.].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Perino, C. H. 1978. A revision of the genus Lonicera subgenus Periclymenum (Caprifoliaceae) in North America. Unpublished dissertation (North Carolina State University) 127–131. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora. [lists as L. ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.].
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora. [lists as L. ciliosa Poir.].


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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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