Taxon  Report   5978 
Orobanche pinorum  Hook.
Conifer broomrape,  Pine broom rape, Pinewoods broom rape
Orobanche pinorum
© 2011 Ryan Batten
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Orobanche pinorum
© 2011 Ryan Batten
Orobanche pinorum
© 1996 Alison Colwell
Orobanche pinorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Aphyllon pinorum

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Orobanche pinorum
© 1996 Alison Colwell
Genus: Orobanche
Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Aphyllon pinorum
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Myzorrhiza pinorum
PLANTS: Phelipaea pinorum
More information about  Orobanche pinorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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: Jul 15, 2018).

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