EPPO Global Database

Heracleum mantegazzianum(HERMZ)

Distribution details in Sweden

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2005: Present, widespread
First recorded in: 1800s
* Lundström H, 1984. Giant hogweed, Heracleum mantegazzianum, a threat to the Swedish countryside. Weeds and weed control. 25th Swedish Weed Conference, Uppsala 2nd February 1984. Vol. 1. Reports., 191-200.

* Tiley GED, Dodd FS, Wade PM, 1996. Heracleum mantegazzianum Sommier & Levier. Journal of Ecology (Oxford), 84(2):297-319.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Finland Present, restricted distribution view...
Norway Present, restricted distribution view...