Diervilla sessilifolia Buckley

Bush Honeysuckle

Shrub to about 1 m tall with 4-angled branches covered with red hair at the nodes when young. Leaves to about 12 cm long with reddish veins, stalkless. Flowers paired within the terminal cluster, bright yellow; summer. Fruit capsules about 6 mm long.


Source: Spencer, R. (2002). Caprifoliaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Dipsacales
family       Diervillaceae
genus        Diervilla Mill.