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- Weryszko-Chmielewska, Elżbieta; Chwil, Mirosława
- Botany 2017 v.95 no.11 pp. 1057-1070
- Heracleum sosnowskyi; bergapten; crystals; essential oils; flora; fluorescence; forage; hairs; health hazards; humans; invasive species; lipids; methoxsalen; petioles; plants (botany); polysaccharides; psoralen; scanning electron microscopy; shoots; tannins; tissues; trichomes; Poland
- ... Heracleum sosnowskyi Manden. was introduced in Poland as a fodder plant. Currently, it is regarded as an invasive plant posing a health hazard to humans and animals and a threat to native flora. The aim of the study was to localise furanocoumarins in the stem and leaf tissues. The investigations were carried out using light, fluorescence, and scanning electron microscopy as well as histochemical a ...