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lonicera

noun
  1. See honeysuckle
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Historical Examples

  • Lonicera, including Caprifolium and Xylosteum (Honeysuckle).

    The Nursery Book

    Liberty Hyde Bailey

  • In Lonicera Periclymenum a second whorl of stamens more or less petalodic sometimes occurs.

    Vegetable Teratology

    Maxwell T. Masters

  • Kirschleger mentions a variety of Lonicera Caprifolium, which was not only destitute of petals but of stamens also.

    Vegetable Teratology

    Maxwell T. Masters

  • The English call them wild honeysuckles, and at a distance they really have a resemblance to the honeysuckle or lonicera.

  • The Elders are already unfolding their leaves, and a Lonicera is in freshest bud.