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|Family: Caprifoliaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Lonicera||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Lonicera cauriana Fernald
Habit: Erect, 3--9 dm; herbage puberulent. Leaf: 2--5 cm; blade oblong-ovate, ciliate, base tapered, tip round or obtuse. Inflorescence: flowers paired; peduncle +- 2 mm; bracts 1--3 pairs, narrowly lanceolate, inner fused, tightly enclosing ovaries. Flower: calyx limb exserted from bracts; corolla 6--9 mm, +- yellow, bell-shaped, weakly 2-lipped, divided 1/2; anthers exserted; ovaries (and fruit) tightly enclosed by inner, fused bracts, thereby appearing fully fused; style +- = corolla, glabrous. Fruit: pair appearing fully fused, +- 8 mm, red.
Ecology: Bogs, wet meadows; Elevation: 2200--3200 m. Bioregional Distribution: CaRH, SNH; Distribution Outside California: also Oregon to Alaska, Idaho. Flowering Time: May--Jul
Synonyms: Lonicera caerulea L. var. cauriana (Fernald) Boivin
eFlora Treatment Author: Charles D. Bell & Lauramay T. Dempster
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Previous taxon: Lonicera
Next taxon: Lonicera ciliosa
Citation for this treatment: Charles D. Bell & Lauramay T. Dempster 2017. Lonicera cauriana, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=31492, accessed on January 18, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on January 18, 2017.