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Orange Honeysuckle - Lonicera ciliosa


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
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BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 4

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General Description
Vines. Stems lax or twining, hollow, branched; twigs glaucous. Leaves sessile above; blades glaucous beneath, ciliate, elliptic, 4–10 cm long. Inflorescence a terminal, sessile, several-flowered umbel subtended by a perfoliate, leaf-like bract 4–10 cm across. Flowers: corolla orange, 23–32 mm long, the flared lobes 6–10 mm long. Berry red, ca. 8 mm across (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
BC, MT south to CA (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 25

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Habitat
Openings in dry to moist forest; valleys, montane (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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