Astrantia leaf miner

The appearance of astrantia plants can be affected by larvae of a fly that feeds within the leaves.

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Astrantia leaf miner damage

Quick facts

Common name Astrantia leaf miner
Scientific name Phytomyza astrantiae
Plants affected Astrantia
Main cause Larvae of a leaf-mining fly tunnelling in the foliage
Timing April-May and July-August

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