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Table 1 Species in the church bouquet at the end of the nineteenth century

From: “It may also have prevented churchgoers from falling asleep”: southernwood, Artemisia abrotanum L. (fam. Asteraceae), in the church bouquet, and its contemporary presence as a heritage plant in Sweden

Species Number of records
Cultivated plants
Artemisia abrotanum L. 45
Lavandula angustifolia Mill. 30
Tanacetum balsamita L. 28
Tanacetum vulgare L. 12
Thymus vulgaris L. 9
Hyssopus officinalis L. 8
Melissa officinalis L. 5
Armoracia rusticana P.G.Gaertn., B.Mey. & Scherb. 1
Anthoxanthum odoratum L. 3
Galium verum L. 1
Haploporus odorus (Sommerf.) Bondartsev & Singer 1
  1. Source: Questionnaire ULMA Frågekort 30 “Kyrkbuketter” distributed in 1930