The Blue or Mountain Fly Honeysuckle (Lonicera caerulea Linnaeus) (figure XXXIII) occurs in swamps and low grounds, chiefly in the Adirondacks. It is a small shrub with oval or obovate, blunt leaves and small, yellow flowers. The fruit is a bluish black, two-eyed berry.

The Hairy Honeysuckle (Lonicera hirsuta Eaton) is a twining and climbing vine several feet long with the foliage and new stems hairy, the ripper leaves united around the stem, flowers 1 to 11/2 inches long, orange-yellow turning reddish.

Figure XXXIII   Blue or Mountain Fly Honeysuckle (Lonicera caerulea Linnaeus)

Figure XXXIII - Blue or Mountain Fly Honeysuckle (Lonicera caerulea Linnaeus)