trumpet honeysuckle


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trumpet honeysuckle

n.
A twining honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens) of the eastern United States, having tubular reddish flowers.

trumpet honeysuckle

n
(Plants) a North American honeysuckle shrub, Lonicera sempervirens, having orange, scarlet, or yellow trumpet-shaped flowers

trum′pet hon′eysuckle


n.
an American honeysuckle, Lonicera sempervirens, having spikes of large red flowers.
[1725–35]
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Noun1.trumpet honeysuckle - evergreen North American honeysuckle vine having coral-red or orange flowerstrumpet honeysuckle - evergreen North American honeysuckle vine having coral-red or orange flowers
honeysuckle - shrub or vine of the genus Lonicera
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