Calflora
Taxon  Report   2537    
Cuscuta indecora  Choisy  var. indecora 
Big seed alfalfa dodder,   Bigseed alfalfa dodder
Cuscuta indecora var. indecora, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: Convolvulaceae  
Genus: Cuscuta
Parent: Cuscuta indecora

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEFCuscuta hispidula
JEFCuscuta indecora var. bifida
JEFCuscuta indecora var. neuropetala
JEFCuscuta neuropetala
PLANTSGrammica indecora
More information about  Cuscuta indecora var. indecora

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/21/2021).