Height: 6′-8′ Spread: 6′-8′. A shrub native to the southwest uplands. Yellow 1″ tubular flowers are borne in pairs followed by purple-black, twin fruits in August and September. The fruits nest in large, showy, red-purple bracts which are the distinguishing feature of the species. Though edible, the juicy fruits are not palatable, but are loved by birds. Part sun to shade. Zone 3.
Lonicera involucrata | Twinberry Honeysuckle – #5