Taxon  Report   2545 
Cuscuta veatchii  Brandegee
Desert dodder
Cuscuta veatchii, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Genus: Cuscuta
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Cuscuta denticulata var. veatchii
PLANTS: Cuscuta denticulata var. vetchii
PLANTS: Cuscuta vetchii
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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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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: Dec 01, 2015).

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