Where Did the Japanese Honeysuckle Come From?

Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica) originates from Japan. This climbing vine can reach 80 feet and is highly invasive. It survives in a wide variety of habitats from Florida to Alaska.

Keywords: Lonicera japonica, Japanese honeysuckle origin, honeysuckle geography

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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.