Glebionis [Chrysanthemum] segetum (Linnaeus 1753) Fourreau 1869 (Family Asteraceae)


Plant

Leaf

Flower

Fruit

Height: 30-60cm
Arbuscular Mycorrhizal
Perennial
Hermaphrodite, Flowering June - September (Earliest: 14.6)

Protective Chemicals
Coumarins Aesculetin, Dihydrocoumarin, Herniarin, Scopoletin, Umbelliferone
Flavonoids Gossypetin, Gossypitrin, Quercetagetin, Quercimeritrin
Other Phenolics Chlorogenic Acid

Biotopes:
Meadows
Flower Visitors:
Hoplosmia spinulosa

Lindenius albilabris

Brassicogethes aeneus

Closterotomus norwegicus
Herbivores:
Phlogophora meticulosa
Sapivores:
Thrips nigropilosus

Ecological Flora of the British Isles
Skye Flora: Corn Marigold


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