Taxon  Report   5974 
Orobanche fasciculata  Nutt.
Clustered broom rape,  Clustered broomrape, Fascicled broom rape, Pinyon broomrape
Orobanche fasciculata
© 2016 Jim Xerogeanes
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Orobanche fasciculata
© 2006 James M. Andre
Orobanche fasciculata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Orobanche fasciculata, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Aphyllon fasciculatum

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Orobanche fasciculata
© 2016 Jim Xerogeanes
Genus: Orobanche
(many plant communities), Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Aphyllon fasciculatum
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Anoplanthus fasciculatus
PLANTS: Orobanche fasciculata var. subulata
PLANTS: Orobanche fasciculata var. typica
PLANTS: Thalesia fasciculata
PLANTS: Thalesia lutea
ICPN + PLANTS: Orobanche fasciculata var. franciscana
ICPN + PLANTS: Orobanche fasciculata var. lutea
More information about  Orobanche fasciculata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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