Plants are essential for life on earth, they provide us with oxygen, food and are important for the functioning of ecosystems. This first selection of European plant species analyses the risk of extinction of i. aquatic plant species, ii. priority crop wild relatives, and iii. plant taxa listed under European and global policy instruments.
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