Calflora
Taxon  Report   5972 
Orobanche cooperi  (A. Gray) A.A. Heller
Burroweed strangler,  Cooper's broom rape, Desert broomrape
Orobanche cooperi
© 2006 James M. Andre
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Orobanche cooperi
© 2006 James M. Andre
Orobanche cooperi
© 2006 Heath McAllister
Orobanche cooperi, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Orobanche cooperi
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Orobanche
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aphyllon cooperi
PLANTS: Myzorrhiza cooperi
PLANTS: Orobanche cooperi ssp. cooperi
PLANTS: Orobanche cooperi ssp. latiloba
TJM2 + PLANTS: Orobanche ludoviciana var. cooperi
TJM2 + PLANTS: Orobanche ludoviciana var. latiloba
More information about  Orobanche cooperi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2017).

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