Definition of European honeysuckle

1. Noun. Cultivated Eurasian shrub with twin yellowish-white flowers and scarlet fruit.

Exact synonyms: European Fly Honeysuckle, Lonicera Xylosteum
Group relationships: Genus Lonicera, Lonicera
Generic synonyms: Honeysuckle

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Lexicographical Neighbors of European Honeysuckle

European elder
European elk
European elm
European field elm
European fire salamander
European flatfish
European fly honeysuckle
European gallinule
European garden spider
European garden spiders
European goatsucker
European hackberry
European hake
European hare
European hares
European honeysuckle (current term)
European hop
European hornbeam
European hornbeams
European house cricket
European ladies' tresses
European larch
European lemming
European lobster
European magpie
European mink
European minks
European miracle
European mistletoe
European mountain ash

Literary usage of European honeysuckle

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1. Trees and Shrubs: An Abridgment of the Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum by John Claudius Loudon (1875)
"The flowers of some ot the species are highly fragrant and ornamental ; and that of the common European honeysuckle is supposed to have given rise to one of ..."

2. Foundations of Botany by Joseph Young Bergen (1901)
"L. Caprifolium, L. European honeysuckle. A moderately high-climbing shrub. Leaves smooth and deciduous, several of the upper pairs united at their bases to ..."

3. Foundations of Botany by Joseph Young Bergen (1901)
"Introduced from Japan; common in cultivation.* 4. L. Caprifolium, L. EUROPEAN HONEYSUCKLE. A moderately high-climbing shrub. Leaves smooth and deciduous, ..."

4. An Encyclopædia of Trees and Shrubs: Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum by John Claudius Loudon (1842)
"The flowers of some of the species are highly fragrant and ornamental; and that of the common European honeysuckle is supposed to have given rise to one of ..."

5. Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of Britain by John Claudius Loudon (1838)
"The flowers of some of the species are highly fragrant and ornamental; and that of the common European honeysuckle is supposed to have given rise to one of ..."

6. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871), Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1902)
"... were reared were found on the European honeysuckle, leaves of this plant and many other shrubs were offered to them. The larvas, however, avoided the ..."

7. Alpine Flowers for Gardens: Rock, Wall, Marsh Plants, and Mountain Shrubs by William Robinson (1910)
"One can hardly go wrong with the Honeysuckle as to kind ; the European honeysuckle, with its beautiful forms, the Japanese, the Chinese (including the ..."

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