Known hazards of Lonicera japonica: The leaves contain saponins. No serious insect or disease problems. It is native to China, Japan, and Korea. Lonicera japonica. Rank ... Common names are from state and federal lists. Older stems are hollow. Younger stems are reddish, fuzzy or slightly pubescent. They can be found in many common foods such as some beans. Lonicera japonica is an evergreen, woody, twining vine. Common Name(s): Japanese honeysuckle. aureo-reticulata (T. Moore) G. Nicholson : Common Name(s): Chinese honeysuckle [English] Japanese honeysuckle [English] Taxonomic Status: Current Standing: accepted Data Quality Indicators: Record Credibility Rating: Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle) is common on the edges of tidal swamps and marshes in the Chesapeake Bay region. Common name: Japanese Honeysuckle. Sweet : Lonicera japonica var. Common Name: JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE: Status: Not Native, EPPC(I), FAC (NWPL) Specimen: View details of USF Herbarium specimens ... Lonicera japonica forma aureoreticulata Lonicera japonica Thunberg, forma aureoreticulata (T. Moore) Rehder, Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Clin Chim Acta 2003;330:165-71. It is tolerant of wet conditions and is a rapid and invasive grower. Lonicera japonica grows very rapidly, and will send out runners that will root and grow anywhere. It is hardy to zone (UK) 4. Prefers moist, loamy soils. Genus: Lonicera. This vine can be quite invasive, and can rapidly cover and literally suffocate shrubs or small trees if allowed to climb on them. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Moths. The edible flowers are sweet. chinensis (P.W. Gard. A berry contains several seeds that are dark gray-brown and less than 1/8 inch long. Nectar can be sucked from flowers without harm. Common honeysuckle (Lonicera periclymenum), also known as woodbine, is the European species of wild honeysuckle. Lonicera japonica is able to displace native species by outcompeting native plants for light, space, water, and nutrients. Specific epithet means of Japan. N.C. Plants are an exotic invasive species that overwhelms native flora in many sites. Family: Caprifoliaceae. Perhaps the most popular of the honeysuckles that are used as ground covers.Genus name honors Adam Lonitzer (1528-1586), German botanist, the author of an herbal (Kreuterbuch) many times reprinted between 1557 and 1783.Specific epithet means of Japan. Common Name: Japanese Honeysuckle. Height: 15-25 feet tall. Native To: Eastern Asia (Munger 2002) ... for more information to help you identify and control most common invasive plants in Missouri. Scientific Name Synonyms. chinensis (P.W. Lonicera japonica Thunb. View abstract. TOXIC ONLY IF LARGE QUANTITIES EATEN. Nintooa japonica Thunb. Lonicera japonica Thunberg: Common Name: Japanese Honeysuckle: Habitat: ** Associated Ecological Communities: ** Growth Habit: Vine: Duration: Perennial: Category: Vascular: USDA Symbol: ** Plant Notes: Japanese Honeysuckle is an introduced woody vine in the Honeysuckle family (Caprifoliaceae). Fruits are rounded berries, to 7 mm, green, then red and ripening to blue-black. Read our Commitment to Diversity | Read our Privacy Statement. The Garden wouldn't be the Garden without our Members, Donors and Volunteers. Lonicera brachypoda Siebold.\ Madre silve (Span.) Caprifolium roseum Lam. When used as a ground cover, 2-3 plants per square yard should be sufficient, and plants may be cut back hard (i.e., sheared close to the ground with an elevated lawn mower) in late winter to control growth and to remove dead undergrowth. Leaves are opposite, simple ovate to oblong-ovate, and entire. Birds and rabbits consume the fruits and disperse the seed. Flowers appear from May to frost and give way to black berries which mature in late summer to fall. Semi-evergreen foliage is a source of winter forage for white-tailed deer. Lonicera Japonica ( Japanese Honeysuckle ) belongs to the Caprifoliaceae family. Nintooa japonica (Thunb.) Non-native, imported from Asia as an ornamental, this lovely, fragrant vine is well-established in 38 states, and is listed as a noxious weed in two, plus is banned from cultivation in New Hampshire. The flowers mature to small, round, black berries around 4mm across that contain a few seeds. More than 180 species of Honeysuckle exist, but Linocera Japonica is the most common among them. It is popular by the name of Jin Yin Hua in China, Japan and Korea. Pronunciation: lon-ISS-er-a ja-PON-i-ka. Common Name: Japanese honeysuckle. Bloom Description: White maturing to yellow, Attracts: Birds, Hummingbirds, Butterflies. Overview Other names for this plant include: Common names: Hall's honeysuckle vine, Chinese honeysuckle; Scientific names: Lonicera aureoreticulata; Lonicera japonica var halliana; L. japonica halliana Ecological threat: Invades forests, prairies, fields and roadsides. Adapts to wide range of soils. Ovate-shaped leaves are opposite, roughly 1 ½ to 3 inches long with variably pubescent petioles. Caprifoliaceae + Synonyms. Lonicera japonica is an evergreen Climber growing to 5 m (16ft) by 5 m (16ft) at a fast rate. Scientific names Common names Caprifolium chinense S.Watson ex Loudon Honeysuckle (Engl.) Lonicera fauriei H.Lév. At one time, common honeysuckle grew in forests from England to northern Africa. Ingestion of the berries in large quantities is reported to cause sickness that may lead to a coma. Habit. They have lobed margins and are finely pubescent on both sides in the juvenile stage. To frost and give way to black berries which mature in late summer fall. 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