Calflora
Taxon  Report   5971 
Orobanche californica  Cham. & Schltdl.  ssp. jepsonii  (Munz) Heckard
California orobanche,  Jepson's broomrape, Jepson's california broom rape
Orobanche californica ssp. jepsonii
© 1998 John Game
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Orobanche californica ssp. jepsonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Orobanche
Parent Record Orobanche californica
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Aphyllon californicum ssp. jepsonii
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ICPN + PLANTS: Orobanche grayana var. jepsonii
More information about  Orobanche californica ssp. jepsonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ORCAJ)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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