Taxon  Report   13603    
Cuscuta psorothamnensis  Garcia
Indigo bush dodder
Cuscuta psorothamnensis, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California.
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Family: Convolvulaceae  
Genus: Cuscuta

More information about  Cuscuta psorothamnensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

Cuscuta psorothamnensis, Indigo Bush Dodder: Tom Chester: Specimens corresponding to C. psorothamnensis have been variously identified in the past as C. denticulata, C. nevadensis, and C. veatchii. ... C. psorothamnensis is an ancient hybrid between C. denticulata and C. nevadensis,

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 05/26/2022).