Lonicera pileata – Privet Honeysuckle

Botanical Family Caprifoliaceae

Bloom Time May – June

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Colporate

Ornamentation Microechinate/Granulate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um)

Shape Triangular

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Heptacodium miconioides – Seven-Son Flower

Botanical Family  Caprifoliaceae

Bloom Time August – October

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Compound

Ornamentation Echinate/Perforate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um) 55

Shape Round

Pollen Color Light Yellow

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Lonicera sempervirens – Coral Honeysuckle

Botanical Family Caprifoliaceae

Bloom Time May – June

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Compound

Ornamentation Echinate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um) 66

Shape Round

Pollen Color 

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Flower photos contributed by Mount Cuba

Lonicera maackii – Amur Honeysuckle

Botanical Family Caprifoliaceae

Bloom Time October – November

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Compound

Ornamentation Echinate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um) 62

Shape Round

Pollen Color Yellow

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Lonicera japonica – Japanese Honeysuckle

Botanical Family Caprifoliaceae

Bloom Time September – October

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit  Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Compound

Ornamentation Echinate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um) 69

Shape Round

Pollen Color Yellow, Light Yellow

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Lonicera fragrantissima – Fragrant Honeysuckle

Botanical Family Caprifoliaceae

Bloom Time March – April

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Compound

Ornamentation Echinate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um) 56

Shape Round

Pollen Color Yellow

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