Ethnobotany and the first printed records of British flowering plants
Aim: To determine the relative influence of medicinal use, height and geographical range on the chronological sequence of the first verifiable printed records of 1239 native species of flowering plants in the UK. Location: UK. Methods: We used Cox proportional hazards models to provide a direct estimate of the influence through time of explanatory variables on the hazard function. Results: In the period from 1538 to 1550, medicinal plants were 5-15 (95% confidence interval) times more likely ...Expand abstract
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- Citation: Bebber, D. P. et al. (2007). 'Ethnobotany and the first printed records of British flowering plants', Global Ecology and Biogeography, 16(1), 103-108. [Available at http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/118545893/home]. © 2006 The Authors. The full-text of this article is not available in ORA, but you may be able to access the article via the publisher copy link on this record page.
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