Taxon  Report   2531 
Cuscuta californica  Hook. & Arn.  var. californica 
California dodder,  Chaparral dodder, Short flowered dodder

Cuscuta californica var. californica
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Cuscuta californica var. californica
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Cuscuta californica var. californica
© 2003 Steve Matson
Cuscuta californica var. californica, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Cuscuta californica var. californica
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Genus: Cuscuta
Parent Record Cuscuta californica.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Jepson eFlora

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 26, 2015).

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