Calflora
Taxon  Report   10824    
Cuscuta nevadensis  I. M. Johnst.
Desert dodder
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Cuscuta nevadensis, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cuscuta salina var. apoda
ICPN: Cuscuta veatchii var. apoda
ICPN: Cuscuta vivipara
More information about  Cuscuta nevadensis
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (CUVE2)

Search efloras.org (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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2018).

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