Lonicera ciliosa

Lonicera ciliosa orange flowers by Sevenoaks
Lonicera ciliosa vine by Sevenoaks
  • Lonicera ciliosa orange flowers by Sevenoaks
  • Lonicera ciliosa vine by Sevenoaks

Full Description

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:
Riparian Forests
Bottomland Forests
Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
North slopes, thickets, and creek and river banks.
Mature Height:
up to 20 ft
Shade Preference:
Partial Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
moist or dry soil
Special Uses:
Attracts birds, butterflies, pollinators.