This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V21", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
J.C.S.writes: "I send a, leaf of honeysuckle from a branch which sported into variegated leaves, this being the only one which was variegated half yellow and half green, the others being spotted, not reticulated like the Japanese sort. Please inform me, if I strike cuttings of the branch, if the variegations are likely to prove constant".
[There is no certainty. Sometimes such sports will perpetuate themselves on being taken off and rooted, but very often they go back to the original. - Ed. G. M].