Taxon  Report   10480 
Cuscuta jepsonii  Yuncker
Jepson's dodder
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Cuscuta jepsonii, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Cuscuta jepsonii
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Genus: Cuscuta
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Cuscuta indecora var. indecora
More information about  Cuscuta jepsonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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