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Common name

English: Amur Honeysuckle

German: Maacks Heckenkirsche

Mandarin: 金银忍冬 (jin yin ren dong)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2603)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2502)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2116)

      Order: Dipsacales (32)

        Family: Caprifoliaceae (21)(family description)

          Genus: Lonicera (6)

            Epithet: maackii (Rupr.) Herder (1)

maackii => named after Richard Maack, a 19th century Russian naturalist (1825 – 1886)

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Lonicera maackii at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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