Bromus racemosus Linnaeus 1762 (Family Poaceae)

Height: 30-90cm
Arbuscular Mycorrhizal
Perennial, Tufts, Lacks Persistent Seed Bank
Hermaphrodite, Flowering June - July (Earliest: 24.4)

Pollination: Wind
Possible Parasites:
Claviceps purpurea

Elachista freyerella Larva
(Leaf Miner)

Phorbia fumigata Larva
(Leaf Miner)

Hydrellia griseola Larva
(Leaf Miner)

Liriomyza flaveola Larva
(Leaf Miner)
Thymelicus lineola Larva
Possible Herbivores:
Agriphila latistria Larva

Several Chrysomelidae
Possible Sapivores:
Several Aphididae

Horistus orientalis
Possible Florivores:
Phytocoris varipes
Possible Granivores:
Eurygaster maura

Ecological Flora of the British Isles

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