Lonicera canadensis is a deciduous shrub found in areas such as N. America - Nova Scotia to Saskatchewan, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Minnesota. A member of the Caprifoliaceae family, Lonicera canadensis W.Bartram is also known by its common name of Fly Honeysuckle. The shrub can grow to a height of 1.5 meters and up to meters wide. The preferred habitat of Cool moist woods[43, 235]., with LMH soil and N moisture levels. .

Fly Honeysuckle is a zone 3 hardy plant that has medicinal uses - the medicinal usage rating of Fly Honeysuckle is 1The steeped branches are a very effective diuretic[207]. A decoction of the shoots is used in the treatment of chancres caused by syphilis[257]. The bark is sedative. An infusion has been given to children who cry all night[257].

Lonicera canadensis is 0 plant, whose flowers bloom typically in 4 - 5, and which is pollinated by Insects.

The plant has an edibility rating of 1Fruit[2, 177]. It is possibly edible[105]. The fruit is about 6mm in diameter[235].

Cultivation tips: Grows best in a good moist soil in a sunny position, it does not fruit so well in the shade[200].

. The plant should best be propagated by Seed - best sown as soon as it is ripe in a cold frame. Stored seed requires 2 months cold stratification[113] and should be sown as soon as possible in a cold frame. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in
the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts. Cuttings of half-ripe wood, 7 - 10 centimeters with or without a heel, July/August in a frame. Good percentage[78]. Cuttings of mature wood of the current season's growth, 15 - 20 centimeters with or without a heel, November in a cold frame. Good percentage[78]. Layering in autumn[200].

Fruit[2, 177]. It is possibly edible[105]. The fruit is about 6mm in diameter[235].