Taxon  Report   2537 
Cuscuta indecora  Choisy  var. indecora 
Big seed alfalfa dodder,  Bigseed alfalfa dodder
Cuscuta indecora var. indecora
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Cuscuta indecora var. indecora
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Cuscuta indecora var. indecora, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Cuscuta indecora var. indecora
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Genus: Cuscuta
Parent Record Cuscuta indecora
Yellow Pine Forest
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cuscuta jepsonii
PLANTS: Grammica indecora
TJM2: Cuscuta hispidula
TJM2: Cuscuta indecora var. bifida
TJM2: Cuscuta indecora var. neuropetala
More information about  Cuscuta indecora var. indecora
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2018).

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