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Anchusa officinalis L.

Synonym
  • Anchusa angustifolia L.
  • Anchusa arvalis Rchb.
  • Anchusa microcalyx Vis.
  • Anchusa osmanica Velen.
Vernacular Name
Common Bugloss, Alkanet
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Conservation status
No status defined
Value of species
Remarks
Detail
Occurrence: AE, Al, Au(A), dBe, Be(B, L), Bl(M), Bu, By, Co, Cs, Ct, Da, Es, Ga, Ge, Gr, He, Ho, Hu, It, La, Lt, Mo, Po, Rf(C, E, K, NW, S), Rm, Sk, Sl, Sr, Su, Tu(A, E), Uk, [Fe, No, dPo] (EuroMed, 2018). A plant species in the genus Anchusa. The plant provides a great deal of nectar for pollinators. It was rated in the top 10 for most nectar production (nectar per unit cover per year) in a UK plants survey conducted by the AgriLand project which is supported by the UK Insect Pollinators Initiative.
Book reference
  • Кузярін О.Т. Судинні рослини території торфовища "Білогорща” (м. Львів) // Наукові основи збереження біотичної різноманітності. - 2010. - Т.1(8), №1. - С.75-90.
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Experts
  • Alexander KUZYARIN, Dr, e-mail: kuzyarin@gmail.com

Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Plantae
Viridiplantae
Tracheophyta
Euphyllophytina
Magnoliopsida
Boraginales
Boraginaceae
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