Lonicera japonica

Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Lonicera japonica - an Asiatic trailing evergreen honeysuckle with half-evergreen leaves and fragrant white flowers turning yellow with ageLonicera japonica - an Asiatic trailing evergreen honeysuckle with half-evergreen leaves and fragrant white flowers turning yellow with age; has become a weed in some areas
honeysuckle - shrub or vine of the genus Lonicera
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Hide them with climbers such as cultivars of the honeysuckle Lonicera japonica, which will be fine in pots if you keep them well-watered through the summer.
Lonicera japonica made up 7% of the total cover (native and exotic combined) and was present in 26% of the quadrats.
At the same time, the positive effects on finishing pigs in the study of Scutellaria baicalensis and Lonicera japonica extract mixture were studied (Liu et al., 2016).
190, the mask is enriched with beneficial herbs like Ginkgo Biloba, Agave Americana and Lonicera Japonica.
Alice Hogg A How about a lovely evergreen honeysuckle such as Lonicera japonica 'Halliana'?
Liu, Wound repair and anti-inflammatory potential of Lonicera japonica in excision wound-induced rats, BMC Complem.
Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica) originated in Asia and came to North America in the 1800s.
Year observed Scicnlific name Common name 2003 2016 Rank Ailanthus altissima Tree-of-heaven x x high Alliaria petiolata Garlic mustard x x high Berberis thunbergii Japanese barberry x high Celastrus orbiculata Oriental bittersweet x x high Euonymus fortunei Wintercreeper x x high Ligustrum obtusifolium Border privet x x high Lonicera japonica Japanese honeysuckle x high Lonicera maackii Amur honeysuckle x x high Ranunculus ficaria Lesser celandine x x caution Rhodotypos scandens Jetbead x x caution Rosa multiflora Japanese rose x high Table 4.--Invasive species present in herb-layer sample plots.
Most of these constituent herbs have been reported to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities, such as Lonicera japonica Thunb., Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi, Gardenia jasminoides Ellis, Scrophularia ningpoensis Hemsl., Forsythia suspensa (Thunb.) Vahl, and Glycyrrhiza uralensis Fisch.
Many of the medicinal plants such as Ocimum sanctum (Logambal et al., 2000), Acalypha indica, Phyllanthus niruri, Azadirachta indica, Piper betle, Mentha piperita (Dinakaran, 2001), Allium sativum (Sahu et al., 2007), Astragalus membranaceus, Lonicera japonica (Ardo et al., 2008) and Withania somnifera (Sharma et al., 2010) have been shown to trigger innate immune system and enhance disease resistance against pathogenic organisms.
Cloning and characterization of a cDNA coding a hydroxycinnamoyl-coA quinate hydroxycinnamoyl transferase involved in chlorogenic acid biosynthesis in Lonicera japonica. Planta Med., 76: 1921-1926