Honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica)

Honeysuckle flower (Lonicera japonica) is also known as Japanese honeysuckle and jin yin hua. Lonicera japonica is an evergreen climbing shrub, which is native to Eastern Asia and naturalized in Australia and the US. In summer, the fragrant white flowers are followed by poisonous black berries.

Lonicera japonica is considered an invasive weed in Australia and in some American states.

The honeysuckle flowers are collected in the morning, before they open, and d