Spiraea alba Du Roi 1772 (Family Rosaceae)


Bush

Leaf

Flower

Fruit

Height: <2.5 m
Hermaphrodite, Flowering June - September (Earliest: 2.6)
Origin: North America

Protective Chemicals
Phenolics Methyl Salicylate

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Parasites:
Septoria quevillensis

Coleophora potentillae
Herbivores:
Several Tortricidae

Eurois occulta Larva

Clytra quadripunctata
Florivores:
Eupithecia satyrata

Ecological Flora of the British Isles
Skye Flora: Spiraea


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