Dec
06
2019
Yellow Springs
48°
light rain
humidity: 57%
wind: 9mph WSW
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Articles About honeysuckle

  • Good green, bad green

    Not all green is “green.” That’s the message from local land managers who are combating a host of non-native invasive plant species that menace locally preserved and reclaimed lands. 

  • ‘Green death’ and other invasives

    Bradford pear trees, an invasive decorative tree which had been planted downtown, have gradually been replaced by American hornbeam, American yellowwood, Greenspire linden and Princeton elm, all native species. (Photo by Audrey Hackett)

    Drew Diehl calls it “the Green Death.” Pervasive in many areas, a single non-native species of honeysuckle — Amur honeysuckle — has transformed the local landscape over the last 30 years.

  • Rise against the green Glen invaders

    If weeding the flower garden out back sounds bad, imagine weeding a forest. Then imagine that forest encircled by an army of invasive species.

  • Pluck honeysuckle from Clifton Gorge

    A scenic view of Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve. (Photo by Jason Meyers, taken from Clifton Gorge's facebook page)

    “Honeysuckle Blitz” will be held at Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve on Saturday, Nov. 2. Volunteers are needed to help remove the invasive honeysuckle.