Fallopia convolvulus (Linnaeus 1753) Löve 1970 (Family Polygonaceae)


Plant

Leaf

Flower

Fruit

Height: 10-100cm
Rarely Arbuscular Mycorrhizal
Annual, Persistent Seed Bank
Hermaphrodite, Flowering July - October (Earliest: 16.7)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Parasites:
Septoria polygonorum

Pegomya setaria Larva
(Leaf Miner)
Herbivores:
Lacanobia oleracea

Chaetocnema concinna
Possible Herbivores:
Cnephasia asseclana

Cnephasia incertana

Ecological Flora of the British Isles
Skye Flora: Black Bindweed


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