fly honeysuckle


Definition of fly honeysuckle

1 : any of several shrubs of the genus Lonicera: such as
a : european fly honeysuckle
b : a straggling shrub (L. canadensis) with leaf margins and petioles ciliate

called also American fly honeysuckle

c : tartarian honeysuckle
2 : an African shrub (Halleria lucida) of the family Scrophulariaceae

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