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
Genus: Orobanche
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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
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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:   (Accessed: Feb 23, 2018).

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