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The Invasive Oriental Bittersweet Vine [Celastrus Orbiculatus]
Invasive

The Invasive Oriental Bittersweet Vine [Celastrus Orbiculatus]

Celastrus orbiculatus see-LAS-trus, or-bee-kul-AY-tus is a perennial climbing and deciduous woody vine belonging to the Celastraceae family, also known as the staff-tree family.The plant is native to China, Korea, and Japan, but it is so widely found in North America, where it was introduced as an ornamental plant around 1860, it is considered an invasive species in the eastern parts of the continent.

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Invasive

The Invasive Oriental Bittersweet Vine [Celastrus Orbiculatus]

Celastrus orbiculatus see-LAS-trus, or-bee-kul-AY-tus is a perennial climbing and deciduous woody vine belonging to the Celastraceae family, also known as the staff-tree family.The plant is native to China, Korea, and Japan, but it is so widely found in North America, where it was introduced as an ornamental plant around 1860, it is considered an invasive species in the eastern parts of the continent.
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