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Taxon: Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir. ex DC.

Genus: Lonicera
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Subfamily: Caprifolioideae
Nomen number: 423888
Place of publication: Prodr. 4:333. 1830 (J. L. M. Poiret, Encycl. suppl. 5:612. 1817, nom. inval.)
Link to protologue:
  • • valid publication verified from original literature
  • • published as "Lonicera (Caprifolium ciliosum)" by Poiret
Name Verified on: 06-Jun-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (5 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • orange honeysuckle  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • bewimperte Heckenkirsche  (Source: Zander ed16) - German

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho (n.), Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.)]


  1. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) DC.
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  5. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir. ex DC.
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  7. Perino, C. H. 1978. A revision of the genus Lonicera subgenus Periclymenum (Caprifoliaceae) in North America. Unpublished dissertation (North Carolina State University) 127-131. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  8. Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir.
  10. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora. Note: lists as Lonicera ciliosa Poir.

Check other web resources for Lonicera ciliosa (Pursh) Poir. ex DC. :

  • 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 ciliosa 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=423888. Accessed 30 May 2020.