oriental bittersweet USDA PLANTS Symbol: CEOR7
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Vine
Celastrus orbiculatus Thunb.
Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Celastrales: Celastraceae
Synonym(s): Asiatic bittersweet
Native Range: China, Japan (REHD, BAIL);

U.S. State(s) where reported invasive:

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U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Acadia National Park (Maine)
Blue Ridge Parkway (North Carolina)
Catoctin Mountain Park (Maryland)
Colonial National Historical Park (Virginia)
George Washington Memorial Parkway (Virginia)
Great Smoky Mountains National Park (North Carolina & Tennessee)
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (West Virginia)
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (Indiana)
Monocacy National Battlefield Park (Maryland)
National Capital Parks East (Washington, D.C.)
Petersburg National Battlefield (Virginia)
Richmond National Battlefield Park (Virginia)
Rock Creek National Park (Washington, D.C.)
Shenandoah National Park (Virginia)
Weir Farm National Historical Park (Connecticut)
Wolf Trap National Park (Virginia)