lonicera japonica


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honeysuckle

Be careful, some are poisonous, some are not and it’s hard to tell them apart. There are almost 200 varieties, it would take a whole book to discuss the differences. A vine that stays green all year. Upturned white flowers that turn yellow. NOTE: Some varieties have berries that are highly poisonous - Do not eat them! Japanese Honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica), is one of the edible variety. Extremely fragrant edible 2-lipped white/yellow flowers that are a bit purple or pink when young. Simple-shaped opposite leaves. Grows as a vine/bush. Fruit is blue/black berry-like with 3-5 stones. Leaves, stems, flowers edible. Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, reduces blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis, upper respiratory infections, pneumonia, tumors, skin diseases, rashes, cholesterol, viruses. Even used for tuberculosis. Compounds so strong, they are toxic to fish and some animals. Plant grows aggressively and can take over an entire building if left alone. Be sure you know which type you are dealing with before consuming.
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Anti-inflammatory effect of the aqueous extract from Lonicera japonica flower is related to inhibition of NF-kappaB activation through reducing I-kappaBalpha degradation in rat liver.
Comparative Investigation on chemical constituents of flower bud, stem and leaf of Lonicera japonica Thunb by HPLC-DAD-ESI-MS/MS" and GC-MS.
The research of fingerprints atlas about Lonicera japonica Thunb.
Studies on antiviral effect and immunopotentiating activity of Lonicera japonica Thunb.
Plant species that contained no yeast were removed from list: Hemerocallis fulva, Melilotus alba, Silene noctiflora, Silene vulgaris, Trifolium repens, Vitia cracca, Viola striata Total sample Aureobasidium Candida Plant species N pullulans [dagger] bombi Silene latifolia (F) 366 107 5 Silene latifolia (M) 340 101 6 Asclepias syriaca 3 1 Barbarea vulgaris 3 2 Campsis radicans 1 Coronilla varia 16 8 1 Dianthus armeria 5 Impatiens eapensis 6 3 Iris versicolor 1 1 Lathyrus latifolius 7 3 Leonurus cardiaca 9 2 Lonicera japonica 19 9 1 Lonicera tatarica 1 1 Medicago sativa 2 Melilotus officinalis 2 1 Nepeta cataria 29 9 1 Prunella vulgaris 2 1 Saponana officinalis 17 5 2 Satureja vulgaris 9 Trifolium pratense 18 5 Vicia villosa 2 1 Tota1 sample 858 259 17 Sphaeriothyrium sp.
The growth rate of the native tree Liquidambar styraciflua was reduced by above- and belowground competition from the invasive vine Lonicera japonica (Dillenburg et al.
Effects of below- and above ground competition from the vines Lonicera japonica and Parthenocissus quinquefolia on the growth of the tree host Liquidambar styraciflua.
So far, they are thriving and taking to their wall-training without complaint, along with Griselinia littoralis Variegata, an evergreen foliage shrub with green and yellow leaves; two kinds of honeysuckle, Lonicera japonica and Lonicera periclymenum `Serotina' (Late Dutch); Forsythia suspensa, the best forsythia for fences, which produces yellow, star-shaped blooms in early spring before the leaves appear; and winter-flowering jasmine, which performs a similar wonder even earlier.
In a study of the Potomac River floodplain, Thomas (1980) concluded that the invasive vine Lonicera japonica suppresses the reproduction of native herbs and woody plants and that English ivy (Hedera helix) suppresses the reproduction of native herbs and can kill overstory trees.
2] plot for the presence or absence of ten common exotic species (Alliaria officinalis, Glecoma hederacea, Stellaria media, Lonicera japonica, Hedera helix, Duchesnea indica, Urtica dioica, Veronica hederaefolia, Lamium purpureum and Rosa multiflora).
Golden mice were collected during late December 1992 in a box canyon dominated by stands of Juniperus virginiana and thickets of Lonicera japonica near Big Hill, Madison County, Kentucky.