Lonicera x purpusii Rehd.
Caprifoliaceae
Lonicera x purpusii (21724 Bytes)
A semi-evergreen, erect shrub up to 3 m high, with glabrous twigs. Leaves glabrous, elliptic, 5-10 cm long. Downy veins at the underside of the leaf. Creamy-white, strong fragrant flowers appear between December and April. Flowers 2-4 cm long in axillary fascicles. Fruits red.

Home: Found in Bot. Garden Darmstadt (before 1920)

Other views: Leaves

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

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