Also called low bush honeysuckle, dwarf bush honeysuckle and yellow-flowered upright honeysuckle.  This plant is part of bush honeysuckle  genus Diervilla, so not part of true honeysuckle  genus Lonicera.   But their appearance is very close to each other, and both genera are part of honeysuckle  family Caprifoliaceae.

Native to 🇨🇦 Canada and 🇺🇸 USA.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
  Diervilla hosts caterpillars of 4 species
of butterflies and moths, in some areas.

In 🇨🇦 Canada and 🇺🇸 USA, 👥︎ many people are replacing exotic invasive honeysuckles with this native alternative.

Learn more about northern bush honeysuckle Diervilla lonicera

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