Lonicera ligustrina

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Lonicera ligustrina
Lonicera ligustrina var. yunnanensis (Lonicera nitida) - Botanischer Garten, Dresden, Germany - DSC08938.JPG
Lonicera ligustrina var. yunnanensis Franch.
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Dipsacales
Family: Caprifoliaceae
Genus: Lonicera
L. ligustrina
Binomial name
Lonicera ligustrina

Lonicera ligustrina (女贞叶忍冬, nü zhen ye ren dong) is a species of honeysuckle found in Bhutan, India, Nepal, and China. It grows as an evergreen, semi-evergreen, or deciduous shrub approximately 1.5-2.5 meters in height, with leathery or paper-like leaves 0.4-8 × 0.2-1.5 cm in size.

Infraspecific taxa[edit]


  • Lonicera buxifolia H. Lév.
  • Lonicera ligustrina var. ligustrina
  • Lonicera ligustrina subsp. ligustrina
  • Lonicera missionis H. Lév.
  • Lonicera virgultorum W.W. Sm.
  • Lonicera wightianum Wall.
  • Xylosteon ligustrinum (Wall.) D. Don


  1. ^ "Lonicera ligusttrina var. yunnensis 'Baggesen's Gold'". RHS. Retrieved 29 October 2020.