Definition of Coral honeysuckle
1. Noun. Evergreen North American honeysuckle vine having coral-red or orange flowers.
Group relationships: Genus Lonicera, Lonicera
Generic synonyms: Honeysuckle
Coral Honeysuckle Pictures
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Coral Honeysuckle Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Coral Honeysuckle
Literary usage of Coral honeysuckle
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Friends Intelligencer by Friends Intelligencer Association (1859)
"... overrun with coral honeysuckle in full bloom, that you can scarcely tell which is tree and which is vine. Think of the themselves together until a sheep ..."
2. Biltmore Nursery, Biltmore, N.C. (1907)
"NARROW-LEAVED coral honeysuckle. A variety of the above with narrow leaves and more slender orange-red flowers. Not quite so hardy as the typical form. ..."
3. How to Attract the Birds: And Other Talks about Bird Neighbours by Neltje Blanchan (1902)
"The coral honeysuckle's nectar cannot easily be reached by bees ; its trumpets ... With a broader and more northerly range than the coral honeysuckle's, ..."
4. Henderson's Handbook of Plants and General Horticulture \ by Peter Henderson (1910)
"coral honeysuckle. A local name of Lonicera sempervirens, which is also called Trumpet Honeysuckle, ..."
5. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"The trumpet-honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens), a twining green shrub, called in America the coral honeysuckle, is a native of the Southern United States, ..."
6. How to Attract the Birds: And Other Talks about Bird Neighbors by Neltje Blanchan (1902)
"The coral honeysuckle's nectar cannot easily be reached by bees; its trumpets ... With a broader and more northerly range than the coral honeysuckle's, ..."