trumpet honeysuckle

noun
an American honeysuckle, Lonicera sempervirens, having spikes of large, tubular flowers, deep-red outside and yellow within.
Also called coral honeysuckle.


Origin:
1725–35, Americanism

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trumpet honeysuckle
 
n
a North American honeysuckle shrub, Lonicera sempervirens, having orange, scarlet, or yellow trumpet-shaped flowers

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The leaves near the tips of the vine of trumpet honeysuckle are united at the base as in our native species.
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