Taxon  Report   13439    
Aphyllon cooperi  (A. Gray) A. Heller
Burroweed strangler
Aphyllon cooperi
© 2006 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Aphyllon cooperi
© 2006 Heath McAllister
Aphyllon cooperi
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Aphyllon cooperi, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.
also called Orobanche cooperi

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Plant Characteristics
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Aphyllon cooperi
© 2006 James M. Andre
Genus: Aphyllon
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orobanche cooperi
More information about  Aphyllon cooperi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Nov 17, 2018).

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