Taxon: Lonicera hispidula (Lindl.) Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray

Genus: Lonicera
Family: Caprifoliaceae
  Subfamily: Caprifolioideae
Nomen number: 433692
Place of publication: Fl. N. Amer. 2:8. 1841
Name Verified on: 21-Nov-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Nov-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • California honeysuckle  (Source: Ph.D.) - English
  • hairy honeysuckle  (Source: Ph.D.) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, - Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia


  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Perino, C. H. 1978. A revision of the genus Lonicera subgenus Periclymenum (Caprifoliaceae) in North America (Ph.D.) (North Carolina State University) 71-79.


Check other web resources for Lonicera hispidula (Lindl.) Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Lonicera hispidula cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.