Lonicera subspicata var. denudata Lonicera subspicata var. denudata Lonicera subspicata var. denudata
Common Name Southern Honeysuckle, San Diego Honeysuckle, Chaparral Honeysuckle, Santa Barbara Honeysuckle
Latin Name Lonicera subspicata denudata
Native Habitat Coastal sage scrub, oak woodland between 0 to 6,000 feet on southern California  south to Baja California
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water Once to twice per month
Height X Width 8 feet and spreading
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Evergreen
Garden Suitability Thornless, Hummingbird, Mountain, Songbird, Butterfly, Ethnobotanical
Ornamental Value White to yellow flowers spring to summer, climbing
Nature Value Butterflies, bees, songbirds, and hummingbirds use flowers
Native American Uses Fruits eaten
Links  
    Images and data http://www.calflora.net/bloomingplants/southernhoneysuckle.html
    Images http://www.coestatepark.com/lonicera_subspicata_var__denudata.htm
    Nursery, images and data http://www.laspilitas.com/plants/1244.htm
    Distribution http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=5015
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/nameSearch?mode=Scientific+Name&keywordquery=Lonicera+subspicata+var.+denudata
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