Anemone sylvestris in Sweden

Species name:Anemone sylvestris
Common names:Tovsippa
Habitats:Agricultural areas, Disturbed areas, Boreal forest, Grass and heathlands, Shrublands
Time of introduction:
Year of first report:1735
Type of introduction:Intentional
Distribution details:East and South Europe
Donor area:
Invasiveness:Not invasive
Impact:Not known
Comments:Native to Öland and Gotland, introduced to other parts of Sweden including Uppland, Skåne
Last updated09-01-2014 (day-month-year)
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  • Mora Aronsson, Swedish Threatened Species Unit, Swedish University of Agricutural Sciences, SE - pers. comm.
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