Lonicera caprifolium

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaCaprifoliaceaeLoniceraLonicera caprifolium

Ecology

A twining, glaucous deciduous shrub, naturalised in woodland, scrub and hedgerows, perhaps establishing mainly from bird-sown seed from garden plants. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of E.C. and S.E. Europe from Italy eastwards, and of S.W. Asia; widely naturalised elsewhere in Europe.

Atlas Change Index: -0.73

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000004334