Eupatorium cannabinum Linnaeus 1753 (Family Asteraceae)


Plant

Leaf

Flower

Fruit

Height: 80-180cm
Perennial, Lacks Persistent Seed Bank
Hermaphrodite, Flowering July - October (Earliest: 22.7)

Biotopes:
Wet Meadows

Wet Forest

Spruce Forest Edge
Flower Visitors:
Bombus lucorum

Gonepteryx rhamni

Thymelicus sylvestris

Several Syrphidae

Graphomya maculata

Neomyia cornicina

Scathophaga stercoraria

Sarcophaga carnaria
Parasites:
Phyllosticta eupatorii

Several Agromyzidae

Stemonocera cornuta

Gortyna flavago Larva
(Stem Borer)

Adaina microdactyla Larva (Stem Borer)

Agapanthia villosoviridescens Larva (Stem Borer)

Oedemera lurida Larva
(Stem Borer)
Herbivores:
Anania lancealis Larva

Udea ferrugalis Larva

Cnephasia asseclana

Cnephasia incertana

Callimorpha dominula

Coleophora trochilella Larva
Sapivores:
Eupteryx aurata

Evacanthus interruptus

Apolygus lucorum

Macrosiphum euphorbiae
Florivores:
Several Geometridae

Ecological Flora of the British Isles
Skye Flora: Hemp Agrimony


Pictures © 2003, 2012 J.K. Lindsey

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