For selections see Chapter 18. These fragrant favourites are species and varieties of Lonicera. Not only are the forms of Capri-folium and Periclymenum very sweet, but their fruits are ornamental. In addition to the popular species and varieties named in Chapter 18., llava, yellow; grata, red; and Hildebrandiana, buff or pink are good climbers. Alpigena, red, spring bloomer; and Xylosteum, yellow, early summer, flowers and fruits in pairs, are two good bush species; there are several forms of the latter with fruit of different colours. See also Section A.
"Fig. A Modern Honeysuckle. Lonicera Maackii. Photo by R. A. Malby.