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Caprifoliaceae
Lonicera chrysantha Turcz. ex Ledebour subsp. chrysantha

Verified by:Temperate sect. 27 June 2008
Notes:Verified with Flora of China online draft and Rehder, A.'Synopis of the Genus Lonicera', Annual Report, Missouri Botanical Garden. 14. 1903. Sect. Coeloxylosteum, subsect. Ochranthae. Erect shrub, branched. Branches with brown pith becoming hollow. Winter buds with 5-6 pairs of scales, scales densely white ciliate on the margin. Leaves hairy, scabrous to 8 x 5 cm and ovate. Peduncles to 25mm long, berries not fused together or only at the base. Berries red and shiny.

paired berries paired berries

peduncle peduncle

paired berries paired berries

bracts and bracteoles bracts and bracteoles

cross section of the berry cross section of the berry

seed seed

petioles petioles

adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

vegetative bud vegetative bud

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

axillary buds axillary buds
axillary buds axillary buds bark bark longitudinal section of the stem longitudinal section of the stem

fruiting branches

berries

berries
leaves adaxial side