Orange Honeysuckle

Lonicera ciliosa

This deciduous vine will crawl along the ground unless given something to climb, and can reach heights of 20 ft. Oppositely arranged oval leaves with pointed tips. Clusters of ~20 orange trumpet-shaped flowers at branch tips, bloom May-July. The fruit is a cluster of small red-orange berries. A great addition to bird and butterfly gardens.

Plant Details

Habitat NotesNorth slopes, thickets, and creek and river banks.
Mature Heightup to 20 ft
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance moist or dry soil
Special Uses Attracts birds, butterflies, pollinators.
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