Taxon  Report   13052 
Orobanche aegyptiaca  Pers.
Egyptian broomrape
Orobanche aegyptiaca, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is not native to Californiais endemic (limited) to California. There is a high risk of this plant becoming invasive in California according to Cal-IPC.

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Genus: Orobanche
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PLANTS: Phelipanche aegyptiaca
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2018).

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