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Alchemilla vulgaris

Synonyms: Alchemilla acutangula; Alchemilla acutiloba var. stellata; Alchemilla latifolia; Alchemilla palmata subsp. acutangula; Potentilla acutiloba

Wikipedia Abstract

Alchemilla vulgaris, common lady's mantle, is an herbaceous perennial plant in Europe and Greenland.
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Height [2]  14 inches (.35 m)
Light Preference [2]  Mostly Sunny
Soil Acidity [2]  Moderate Acid
Soil Fertility [2]  Mostly Infertile
Soil Moisture [2]  Moist
Bee Flower Color [1]  Green
Flower Color [1]  Green
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [3]  Herb

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Baikalskiy Biosphere Reserve Zapovednik Ia 458883 Russia  
Basegi Zapovednik Ia 93739 Perm, Russia
Bergwiesen bei Winterberg 1203 Germany  
Costa del Pallio 729 Italy  
Foresta di Legnoli 820 Italy  
Voronezhskiy Biosphere Reserve 95835 Russia  
Wulsenberg, Hasental und Kregenberg 198 Germany  


Acleris aspersana[4]
Acyrthosiphon malvae (Pelargonium aphid)[5]
Allantus calceatus <Unverified Name>[5]
Amphorophora gei[5]
Brachycaudus helichrysi (Leafcurl plum aphid)[5]
Claremontia tenuicornis <Unverified Name>[5]
Pelenomus comari[5]
Phytobius comari[5]
Trioza abdominalis[5]
Xanthorhoe munitata (red carpet)[5]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Svalbard Global Seed Vault


Bassegi Zapovednik;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Arnold SEJ, Faruq S, Savolainen V, McOwan PW, Chittka L, 2010 FReD: The Floral Reflectance Database — A Web Portal for Analyses of Flower Colour. PLoS ONE 5(12): e14287.
2PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish Plants: Status, Size, Life History, Geography and Habitats, M. O. Hill, C. D. Preston & D. B. Roy, Biological Records Centre, NERC Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (2004)
3Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
4HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
5Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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