Species name:

Lonicera caprifolium

Taxonomy

Species

caprifolium

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Lonicera caprifolium

Classifier

L.

Distribution

America, Europe, Sudan

Utility

It is used as fruit ad tea. Essential oil is extracted from the flowers to make a very sweet perfume. Phytotherapy and medicinal uses. Attractive plant for butterflies, caterpillars use it for metamorphosis. Ornamental plant and biodiversity

Flowering time

V - VII

Pollen colour

Light yellow

Pollen

+

Nectar

++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Subcircular
Equatorial view : Suboblate