There are over 180 honeysuckle species in the genus Lonicera. These include honeysuckles native to North America, Asia, Europe, Russia and India. Sixteen honeysuckle species are found in Ontario, including ten introduced species. The species are considered invasive in North America, and Ontario in particular, include the Tatarian (Lonicera tatarica), Amur (L. maackii), Morrow, (L. morrowii) and Bells (L.×bella) honeysuckles. These are the honeysuckles featured in these Best Management Practices (BMPs).
For more information on Invasive Honeysuckles, download our Best Management Practices and Technical Document, available using the links below: