Calflora
Taxon  Report   9841    
Cuscuta suksdorfii  Yunck.
Mountain dodder
Cuscuta suksdorfii
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
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.

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Cuscuta suksdorfii
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Cuscuta salina var. acuminata
ICPN: Cuscuta suksdorfii var. subpedicellata
ICPN: Cuscuta suksdorfii var. suksdorfii
More information about  Cuscuta suksdorfii
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 (CUSU3)

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 20, 2018).

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