Taxon  Report   9841 
Cuscuta suksdorfii  Yunck.
Mountain dodder
Cuscuta suksdorfii
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
CalPhotos: click on a
photo to see it bigger
Cuscuta suksdorfii
© 2012 Barry Rice
Cuscuta suksdorfii
© 2012 Barry Rice
Cuscuta suksdorfii, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map


Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)



point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Cuscuta suksdorfii
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Family: CONVOLVULACEAE   (PLANTS: CUSCUTACEAE)
Genus: Cuscuta
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Cuscuta suksdorfii

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Cuscuta salina var. acuminata
TJM2: Cuscuta suksdorfii var. subpedicellata
More information about  Cuscuta suksdorfii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CUSU3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.