Lonicera japonica Thunb. ex Murray

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Lonicera japonica

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Cork Rd, Avondale

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Common names: Japanese honeysuckle (English)
Frequency: Rare
Status: Introduced
Climbing herb, sometimes almost woody. Flowers creamy-white to yellow.
Notes: A garden plant, occasionally naturalised around Harare.
Derivation of specific name: japonica: of Japan
Habitat: Scrambling in woodland and riverine vegetation
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Worldwide distribution: E Asia
Zimbabwe distribution: C
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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Lonicera japonica
Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Lonicera japonica
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Lonicera japonica

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lonicera japonica
African Plant Database: Lonicera japonica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lonicera japonica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lonicera japonica
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Lonicera japonica
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Lonicera japonica
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lonicera japonica
JSTOR Plant Science: Lonicera japonica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lonicera japonica
Plants of the World Online: Lonicera japonica
Tropicos: Lonicera japonica
Wikipedia: Lonicera japonica

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Lonicera japonica.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=156930, retrieved 30 May 2024

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