Invasive SpeciesMorrow's honeysuckle

Lonicera morrowii
NOT FOUND by 2018cbb
2018-10-04
Falmouth Maine
Not Yet Reviewed by Expert
Quality checked by Wilson
Peer reviewed by Addy T.
Field Notes
The day we went outside to find invasive species was cool, cloudy, and windy. It was 61°. We walked around the island forest and looked for our assigned plants. I was looking for Morrow's Honeysuckle. I didn't find it. I was surprised by the amount of giant knotweed. It was taking over the forest.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
Morrow’s Honeysuckle leaves are blue-green and oval shaped. They have smooth edges (this one doesn’t) and are opposite on the stem (this one is whorled).
Photo of my evidence.
It was a multi-stemmed bush but the branches stood up straight rather than spread out.
Photo of my evidence.
Stems were more dark brown than light brown and they weren’t hollow.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I did not find it
Scientific name:
Lonicera morrowii
Common name:
Morrow's honeysuckle
Sampling method: 
Just looking around
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.640300 °
Longitude: 
W -70.227100 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Upland - Forest
Trip Information
Name:
2018 Mackworth Coastal
Trip date: 
Thu, 2018-10-04 07:26
Town or city: 
Falmouth Maine
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Coastal
Watershed: 
Presumpscot
Time of low tide: 

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-The VS Team

upland study was done on coastal mackworth trip.