Taxon  Report   5008 
Lonicera hispidula  Douglas  var. vacillans  A. Gray
California honeysuckle, hairy honeysuckle, pink honeysuckle
Lonicera hispidula var. vacillans, a dicot, is a vine or shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: streambanks, slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Lonicera
Parent Record Lonicera hispidula.
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Lonicera hispidula
 NOTE: Lonicera hispidula var. vacillans is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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