Also called Asian bittersweet, Asiatic bittersweet, Chinese bittersweet and round-leaved bittersweet.  Also called strangler vine by a new acquaintance of mine who spends a lot of time in his local 🏞 parks and trails, and despite being always the height of a ♿ wheelchair, helped a buddy clear a large area of OB.  Awesome!

Native to eastern Asia.  Invasive > learn+quiz Invasive > Global Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in USFS (.pdf) Invasive > in Michigan inv. trading card (.pdf)

This is the species being controlled by domestic goats  Capra aegagrus hircus, as described in The Environment Report article New weapon to fight invasive plants in Michigan?  Goats and its audio, and the Great Lakes Now article Hero Goats: Ottawa Parks in Michigan hires goat herd to fight invasive species and its video above or left — for full effect, display fullscreen via ▶ Play then broken-square icon.

In the 🇺🇸 USA, the USDA suggests those seeking wreaths or 🍒︎ showy fruit replace this plant with native alternatives American bittersweet  Celastrus scandens or Virginia rose  Rosa virginiana. [1]

Learn more about Oriental bittersweet Celastrus orbiculatus

Best Control Practices BCP (Michigan) (.pdf)
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