Twin Sisters Native Plants Nursery Utah honeysuckle A species of the flowering honeysuckle plant with slender, spreading branches... Product #: TS150044

Utah honeysuckle

Vendor: Twin Sisters Native Plants Nursery
Product Code: TS150044

Lonicera utahensis

This shrub is commonly about 1 to 2 meters tall. It grows in Moist soil, woodlands or open slopes at moderate to rather high elevations. The leaves are deciduous, opposite, ovate to elliptic-oblong, pale and glaucous beneath, 2-6 cm long. Obtuse to broadly rounded, sometimes cordate at base, glabrous top surface. The flowers are a light yellow, 10-20 mm long, obscurely or scarcely bilabiate, the slightly unequal Lobes shorter than the tube, hairy within with a short thick spur at 5-15 mm long. Flowers grow in pairs and result in bright red fruits which are slightly united at their bases. Fruit is not edible.