We walked down the path to the well-house, attracted by the fragrance of the honeysuckle with which it was covered.
The night air smelled of honeysuckle and pulsed with the sound of crickets.
Such are: (a) Butterfly-flowers, usually red in colour, as Dianthus carthusianorum; (b) Moth-flowers, white or whitish, as honeysuckle (Loniceea periclymenum).
The afternoon sun penetrated the mass of honeysuckle that covered the porch, and fell on my upturned face.
The leaves are opposite, simple as in honeysuckle, or compound as in elder; they have usually no stipules.
The wood of the fly honeysuckle is extremely hard, and the clear portions between the joints of the stems, when their pith has been removed, were stated by Linnaeus to be utilized in Sweden for making tobacco-pipes.
Growing under the shade of these are several varieties of rose, honeysuckle, currant, gooseberry, hawthorn, rhododendron and a luxuriant herbage, among which the ranunculus family is important for frequency and number of genera.
Smilax, clematis, honeysuckle and woodbine are the commoner forest vines.
Sogdiana), and a copious undergrowth of shrubs familiar in European gardens, such as Rhododendron chrysanthum, Sorbus aucuparia (rowan), Berberis heteropoda (berberry), Lonicera Tatarica (honeysuckle) and Crataegus (hawthorn).
and Sambucus, more rarely two-lipped as in Lonicera; the sepals and petals are usually five in number and placed above the ovary, the five stamens are attached to the corolla-tube, there are three to five carpels, and the fruit is a berry as in honeysuckle or snowberry (Symphoricarpus), or a stone fruit, with several, usually three, stones, as in Sambucus.
We were busy cutting out paper dolls; but we soon wearied of this amusement, and after cutting up our shoestrings and clipping all the leaves off the honeysuckle that were within reach, I turned my attention to Martha's corkscrews.
- Connate leaves of a species of Honeysuckle (Lonicera Caprifolium).
In the temperate uplands of the interior, as about Luang Prabang, Himalayan and Japanese species occur - oaks, pines, chestnuts, peach and great apple trees, raspberries, honeysuckle, vines, saxifrages, Cichoraceae, anemones and Violaceae; there are many valuable timber trees - teak, sappan, eagle-wood, wood-oil (Hopea), and other Dlpterocarpaceae, Cedrelaceae, Pterocarpaceae, Xylia, ironwood and other dye-woods and resinous trees, these last forming in many districts a large proportion of the more open forests, with an undergrowth of bamboo.
In the western counties of England, and generally by agriculturists, the name honeysuckle is applied to the meadow clover, Trifolium pratense.
Monstrous gray rocks jutted up from the earth and found themselves entwined with honeysuckle and briar vines.
Buttercups, violets, anemones, spring beauties, trilliums, arbutus, orchids, columbine, laurel, honeysuckle, golden rod and asters are common wild flowers, and of ferns there are many varieties.
She understood why he liked the spot; the scent of honeysuckle and herbs was thick in the air, the manicured gardens pleasant to look at and the awning providing the right amount of cool shade from the midmorning Georgia sun.
In the rose, passion-flower, clematis, honeysuckle, &c., in which the flowerbuds are developed at the ends of the young shoot of the year, we have examples of plants destitute of flower-buds during the winter.
Hedysarum coronarium (French Honeysuckle): hardy, 2 to 3 ft., scarlet or white; fragrant.
A soft breeze lifted the perspiration from their hair and replaced it with the scent of honeysuckle.
The bases of the columns are either reeded or decorated with a plait-pattern; the capital has the broad channel between the volutes subdivided by a carefully-profiled incision; and the top of the shafts is ornamented by a broad band of palmette or honeysuckle pattern.
In many places the ramparts are thickly covered with jasmine and honeysuckle.
tatarica, of similar habit, both European, are amongst the oldest English garden shrubs, and bear axillary flowers of various colours, occur Honeysuckle.
Another plant of the same family (Leguminosae) Hedysarum coronarium, a very handsome hardy biennial often seen in old-fashioned collections of garden plants, is commonly called the French honeysuckle.
Lonicera * - Honeysuckle.
Honeysuckle blossoms sent a sweet invitation and a bee buzzed by them in answer.
The nest is usually made of honeysuckle bark, often in brambles.
We have a honeysuckle in a container (not sure of name) which has variegated foliage.
After seven years she planted honeysuckle at her door.
Marianne Park will use this trellis to grow honeysuckle and climbing roses on the surrounding walls.
Other shrubs include wild honeysuckle, brambles and holly The animals that live here include spiders, caterpillars and butterflies.
The area includes woodland and glades, perfect for spotting butterflies and moths which are attracted to the wild honeysuckle.
These moisturizers are 100% free from chemical preservatives, using a combination of grapefruit seed extract and Japanese honeysuckle instead.
honeysuckle bark, often in brambles.
honeysuckle cottage is set in a peaceful crofting community just 12 miles from Inverness.
honeysuckle flower is from the ancient seal of the Boro of Honiton.
honeysuckle leaf blight are crinkling and rolling of newly formed leaves.
honeysuckle in the air.
Climbers starring this month are many of the clematis, abutilon, climbing roses and the honeysuckle (lonicera japonica ).
These too are a mild purgative, but they dont drop as readily as honeysuckle berries.
scent of lavender, or honeysuckle?
scents of honeysuckle, cooking and wine.
Climbers Name Common name Comments Lonicera Honeysuckle Climbing varieties twine through shrubs and supports and have trumpet shaped flowers, most are scented.
This is the month to see wild roses and honeysuckle in bloom in the hedgerows.
The chief genera are banksia (honeysuckle), and hakea (needle bush).
The plants are mainly shrubs and trees; British representatives are Sambucus (elder), Viburnum (guelder-rose and wayfaring tree), Lonicera (honeysuckle) (see fig.); Adoxa (moschatel), a small herb with a creeping stem and small yellowish-green flowers, is occasionally found on damp hedge-banks; Linnaea, a slender creeping evergreen with a thread-like stem and pink bell-shaped flower, a northern plant, occurs in fir-forests and plantations in the north of England and Scotland.
Just within the walls there is a considerable belt of open ground, and in many places the ramparts are thickly covered with jasmine and honeysuckle.
sempervirens, with its fine heads of blossoms, commonly called the a trumpet honeysuckle, ` ??
Thus white honeysuckle and false honeysuckle are names for the North American Azalea viscosa; Australian or heath honeysuckle is the Australian Banksia serrata, Jamaica honeysuckle, Passiflora laurifolia, dwarf honeysuckle the widely spread Cornus suecica, Virgin Mary's honeysuckle the European Pulmonaria officinalis, while West Indian honeysuckle is Tecoma capensis, and is also 'a' name applied to Desmodium.
Can you smell the flowers, imagine the scent of lavender, or honeysuckle?
He savored the distant scents of honeysuckle, cooking and wine.
Learn if they like patchouli, honeysuckle, jasmine, leather, etc. From there, you can look for perfumes with similar notes.
Blush: This jasmine based scent also incorporates a delicate combination of Japanese honeysuckle, pink freesia, sandalwood, and cashmere wood.
Bush Honeysuckle (Weigela) - Graceful and hardy flowering shrubs, summer-leafing, with showy clusters of bloom ranging from pure white to dark crimson.
Swamp Honeysuckle (Azalea) - Beautiful upland and bog shrubs from N.
This is the honeysuckle vine most suitable for gardens.
The most beautiful Honeysuckle that has come to us from America for the open garden, where it flourishes well in the southern counties, and none of the Honeysuckles have such brilliant flowers.
They should be listed under a section called "(flower name) Pictures" They should be in gallery format such as here: Honeysuckle and here: Balsam.
Winter Honeysuckle - Hardy in zones 4 through 9.
A honeysuckle vine can turn an ordinary garden into a perfumed paradise.
While most honeysuckle vines do not share the same nasty reputation for aggressive growth for which bush honeysuckle varieties are infamous, some varieties can be invasive.
Most species of honeysuckle are hardy and easy to grow.
Like all vines, honeysuckle vines need a support structure to climb.
These vines look beautiful climbing up a wall, fence or trellis, but never plant a honeysuckle vine close to a beloved tree.
If you are thinking of planting honeysuckle, you have a number of options.
Trumpet: Lonicera sempervirens, also known as coral honeysuckle, is a native species characterized by long, tubular scarlet flowers.
Trumpet honeysuckle grows in zones three to nine, and is evergreen in the warmer regions of its growing area.
Dropmore: L. brownii is a winter-hardy species of honeysuckle that produces an abundance of red, yellow, purple and orange flowers.
Goldflame: L. heckrottii is a hybrid between a native species and an imported species of honeysuckle.
Pink: L. hispidula, sometimes known as California honeysuckle, is a native species that grows wild on the west coast of the United States and is sometimes cultivated as an ornamental plant.
Japanese honeysuckle, or Lonicera japonica, is an invasive species that should not be purposefully cultivated in any planting zone.
Japanese honeysuckle spread out of your garden and into the surrounding landscape, choking out trees and understory species in the process.
Honeysuckle vines are extraordinarily easy to care for.
Do not over water, and prune as necessary, and your honeysuckle vines will flourish.
Like many other groundcovers and vines, most honeysuckle varieties are easily propagated by cloning.
Willows naturally produce the auxins that stimulate root development, and will encourage your honeysuckle vines to send out new roots from the cut edge.
Choose a species that is safe and noninvasive in your area, and you will be able to enjoy your honeysuckle without concern of ecological harm.
Honeysuckle Dreams sells handmade organic cotton dolls and toys.
These exotic aromas don't recede in the mouth either; there's a convention of pears, papaya and honeysuckle flavors that follows with a touch of cleansing minerals.
Even through the salty air, I could whiff the wine's bright citrus, melon, wild meadow aromas, and some honeysuckle blossoms.
The rich palate formed in traditional Sauvignon Blanc style with lemon-grapefruit brightness, granite minerals, and turning round with buttery vanilla and again with honeydew melon, apricots, and fragrant honeysuckle.
Their 2003 Fumé Blanc from Alexander Valley shows a sprite nose of stone fruit, citrus, honeysuckle, fresh hay and a soft vibration of smoky oak.
Chinese herbal remedies used for acne include cnidium seed (Cnidium monnieri) and honeysuckle flower (Lonicera japonica).
Chinese traditional medicinal remedies: Taking yin chiao (sometimes transliterated as yinquiao) tablets that contain honeysuckle and forsythia when symptoms appear as well as using natural herb loquat syrup for cough and sinus congestion.
For example, Cancers might choose a tattoo incorporating honeysuckle and pomegranate.
Chinese herbs such as the honeysuckle flower are also extremely popular with Chinese herbalists and others who are interested in herbal therapy.
Don't limit yourself to run-of-the-mill scents when you can just as easily indulge in something a little different, like Bath and Body Works' Wild Honeysuckle.
The fly honeysuckle, L.
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