Also known as trumpet honeysuckle, this species is commonly found in floodplain forests and hammocks from the northern counties south to the central peninsula. It blossoms in spring-summer. There are 2 Lonicera species in Florida (Wunderlin, 2003). Coral honeysuckle is located throughout the northeastern US and parts of Canada (Kartesz, 1999).
View the herbarium specimen image from the University of Florida Herbarium Digital Imaging Projects.