EPPO Global Database

Lonicera japonica(LONJA)

Last modification: 2004-04-22

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LONJA
  • Preferred name: Lonicera japonica
  • Authority: Thunberg


China, Japan, Korea. Widely cultivated as an ornamental, and introduced into western Europe, southern Asia, several African countries, North, Central and South America, Australasia.  Invasive in Corsica and New Zealand

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Common names
Name Language
Japanese honeysuckle English
japanische Heckenkirsche German
japanisches Geißblatt German
chèvrefeuille du Japon French
madreselva Spanish (AR)
caprifoglio del Giappone Italian
caprifoglio giapponese Italian
sui-kazura Japanese
スイカズラ Japanese
жимолость японская Russian
dorëzonjë Albanian
lavardhë Albanian
lligabosc japonès Catalan
rěn dōng Chinese
忍冬 Chinese
kozja krv  Croatian
인동 Korean
인동덩굴 Korean
in dong Korean
in dong deong gul Korean