western trumpet honeysuckle Caprifoliaceae Lonicera ciliosa
Leaf:Deciduous, opposite, simple, oval, 2-4 inches long, green to blue-green above with whitish bloom below, margins are entire but with fine hairs; terminal pair fused into a single disk.
Flower:Orange-yellow, narrowly trumpet-shaped, 1-2 inches long; borne in whorls above the terminal leaf disk.
Fruit:Orange-red translucent berries with several seeds; occur in small bunches above the terminal leaf disk. Reports of edibility vary from edible to mildly poisonous (don't take chances).
Twig:Thin and vine-like; commonly twist around one another; hollow; tan with red tinges; covered with white bloom when young.
Bark:Thin, reddish-brown, and often shreddy.
Form:Widely branched climbing or sprawling vine up to 20’ long.