Lonicera xylosteum, European Fly Honeysuckle




Size: shrub, 6-8' average height at maturity, 10-12' spread (species)

Buds: brownish, wooly pubescent

Leaves: deciduous, opposite, 1-2.5" long, .5-1.25" wide, simple, broad ovate to obovate, margins entire, acute tip, rich blue-green

Twigs: pubescent, gray, brown pith

Flowers: monoecious, yellow-white, not conspicuous

Fruit: dark red, not conspicuous

Bark: gray