Red Fruit From White Flowers

Amur honeysuckle fruit in July (photo by Kate St. John)

Puzzled by these red berries?

They’re the fruit of Amur or bush honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii) that looked like this in June.

Honeysuckle flowers, yellow and white, 31 May 2018 (photo by Kate St. John)
Honeysuckle flowers, yellow and white, 31 May 2018 (photo by Kate St. John)

The flowers are white when they bloom, then turn yellow when fertilized.

Red fruits from white flowers.

(photos by Kate St. John)

4 thoughts on “Red Fruit From White Flowers

    1. Nan, I’m sure it will be available some day but not in real time. I don’t know when or where.

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