Genista anglica Linnaeus 1753 (Family Fabaceae)


Plant

Leaves

Flower

Fruit

Height: 30-60cm
Persistent Seed Bank
Hermaphrodite, Flowering April - June (Earliest: 15.4)

Protective Chemicals
Flavonoids Rutin

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland
Flower Visitors:
Several Apidae

Rhingia campestris
Herbivores:
Several Geometridae

Cnephasia asseclana

Cnephasia incertana

Agonopterix nervosa Larva

Sitona striatellus
Sapivores:
Gargara genistae

Piezodorus lituratus

Ecological Flora of the British Isles


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