Japanese honeysuckle

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Japanese honeysuckle

Chinese medicine
A shrub, the stems, leaves and flowers of which are anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, diuretic and believed to purify the blood; it is used for abscesses, allergies, haemorrhoids, obesity, infection, internal haemorrhage and sore throat.
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Liu, Microwave-assisted extraction of chlorogenic acid from flower buds of Lonicera japonica Thunb, Sep.
Lonicera japonica has been used to clear away the heat evil and to treat exopathogenic wind heat, epidemic febrile diseases, and several infectious diseases, especially pneumonia in clinic [47], while its chemical marker chlorogenic acid was previously reported to exert both antioxidative and free radical-scavenging activities in vitro [48].
(2003) who reported that plasma lysozyme activity was increased in crucian carp by feeding four Chinese herbs (Rheum officinale, Isatis indigotica and Lonicera japonica).
Plant regeneration from aged-callus of the woody ornamental species Lonicera japonica cv.
Briefly, 5 x [10.sup.6] of colony forming unit (CFU) bacteria were cultured with 0.5% Rhodiola rosea or Lonicera japonica in flasks with sand, 0.2% oil, and 500 mL BH medium at 30[degrees]C and cultured with shaking at 160 rpm under aerobic conditions for five days.
pennsylvanica) and mulberry (Morus sp.); and an exotic creeper, Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica), present in 60% of regional plots but only in a small number of plots in unit A (Table 1).
There are literally dozens of varieties of edible flowers to be found in the Prairie garden, including those of Bee Balm (Monarda didyma), Borage (Borago officinalis), Pot Marigold (Calendula officinalis), Daylily (Hemerocallis spp.), Clove Pinks (Dianthus caryophyllus), Hollyhock (Althaea rosea), Japanese Honeysuckle vine (Lonicera japonica), Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia.), Lilac (Syringa vulgaris), Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus), Pansy (Viola spp.), Rose (Rosa spp.), Tulip (Tulipa spp.) [Note: tulip bulbs are toxic.], and Violet (Viola odorata) among the most common.
Symrise's extensive efficacy tests showed that plants with powerful antiirritant properties included witch hazel, as well as Lonicera japonica (Extrapone honeysuckle flower), Pueraria lobata (Extrapone pueraria root), Sophora japonica (Extrapone sophora flower) and Cyperus rotundus (Extrapone nutgrass root).
To extend the flowering season, plant the evergreen Japanese honeysuckle, Lonicera japonica .
The most aggressive non-native taxa, Alliaria petiolata, Celastrus orbiculatus, Lonicera japonica, Lythrum salicaria, Microstegium vimineum, and Rosa multiflora may shade and/or smother and out compete native vascular plant species at the park.
Management for invasive species such as Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica), wintercreeper (Euonymus fortunei), garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata), and Amur honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii) is critical in both lawn and woodland sites.