(Plate XX, Frontispiece.)

Family

Heath.

Colour

Rose, or pinkish red.

Odour

Faintly fragrant.

Range

Maine, southward along the coast.

Time of Bloom

May.

Wild Honeysuckle. Azalea Nudiflora.

Plate xx. Wild Honeysuckle. Azalea Nudiflora.

Copyright, 1899. By Frederick A. Stokes Company. Printed In America.

Flowers: clustered; developed with, or slightly before, the leaves. Calyx: of five small teeth. Corolla: funnel-form, with five recurved lobes. Stamens: five; exserted. Pistil: one, protruding with a black stigma. Leaves: elliptical; entire; in terminal groups. A shrub three to six feet high; branching, leafy.