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Rubia peregrina (Wild Madder)

Synonyms: Galium peregrinum; Rubia anglica; Rubia angustifolia; Rubia angustifolia requienii; Rubia aucheri; Rubia barcinonensis; Rubia bocconii; Rubia clementii; Rubia dalmatica; Rubia erratica; Rubia fontqueri; Rubia grandifolia; Rubia longifolia; Rubia lucida; Rubia peregrina angustifolia; Rubia peregrina dalmatica; Rubia peregrina longifolia; Rubia peregrina lucida; Rubia peregrina requienii; Rubia peregrina splendens; Rubia reiseri; Rubia requienii; Rubia splendens

Attributes

Height [1]  3.9 inches (0.1 m)
Light Preference [2]  Mixed Sun/Shade
Soil Acidity [2]  Neutral
Soil Fertility [2]  Intermediate
Soil Moisture [2]  Mostly Dry
Flower Type [1]  Hermaphrodite
Leaf Type [1]  Evergreen
Lifespan [1]  Perennial
Structure [3]  Shrub
Usage [1]  A red dye is obtained from the roots;
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Bosco Nordio 388 Italy  
Colli Euganei - Monte Lozzo - Monte Ricco 37303 Italy  
Lido di Venezia: biotopi litoranei 410 Italy  
Luberon Regional Nature Park V 406572 France  
Parco Del Somma-Vesuvio e Miglio D'Oro National Park II 33648 Italy
PUNTA ENTINAS-SABINAR 4806 Spain  
Reserva de la Biosfera de Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve V 1777 Spain  
Valle Vecchia - Zumelle - Valli di Bibione 5162 Italy  

Predators

Acherontia atropos (Death's-head hawk moth)[4]
Dysaphis pyri[4]
Eriophyes rubiae <Unverified Name>[4]
Erithacus rubecula (European Robin)[5]
Hyles gallii (Bedstraw Hawk-Moth)[4]
Macroglossum stellatarum (Hummingbird Hawk-Moth)[6]
Mecyna asinalis[4]
Schizomyia galiorum[4]
Sylvia atricapilla (Eurasian Blackcap)[5]
Sylvia borin (Garden Warbler)[7]
Sylvia melanocephala (Sardinian Warbler)[5]

Distribution

Macaronesia, NW. Europe to Medit.; NW. Europe, Medit., Macaronesia;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Govaerts R., 11-Nov-2003, WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 2ECOFACT 2a Technical Annex - Ellenberg’s indicator values for British Plants, M O Hill, J O Mountford, D B Roy & R G H Bunce (1999) 3Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935 4Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 5A STUDY OF AVIAN FRUGIVORES, BIRD-DISPERSED PLANTS, AND THElR INTERACTION IN MEDITERRANEAN SCRUBLANDS, CARLOS M. HERRERA, Ecological Monographs, 54(1), 1984, pp. 1-23 6HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández 7DIET, FRUIT CHOICE AND VARIATION IN BODY CONDITION OF FRUGIVOROUS WARBLERS IN MEDITERRANEAN SCRUBLAND, PEDRO JORDANO, Ardea 76 (1988): 193-209
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