About the Authors

Jennifer Hawkins

Contributed equally to this work with: Jennifer Hawkins, Natasha de Vere

Affiliations National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Natasha de Vere

Contributed equally to this work with: Jennifer Hawkins, Natasha de Vere

natasha.devere@gardenofwales.org.uk

Affiliations National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom, Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom

Adelaide Griffith

Affiliation National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom

Col R. Ford

Affiliation National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom

Joel Allainguillaume

Affiliation Department of Biological, Biomedical and Analytical Sciences, University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom

Matthew J. Hegarty

Affiliation Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom

Les Baillie

Affiliation School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Beverley Adams-Groom

Affiliation National Pollen and Aerobiology Research Unit, University of Worcester, Worcester, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NdV JH AG JA MJH LB CRF BAG. Performed the experiments: NdV JH AG BAG JA. Analyzed the data: NdV JH AG BAG CRF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JA CRF MJH. Wrote the paper: NdV JH.