Taxon  Report   13229    
Phoradendron leucarpum  (Raf.) Reveal & M.C. Johnst.
American mistletoe
Phoradendron leucarpum
© © 2011 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phoradendron leucarpum
© 2013 Jason Matthias Mills
Phoradendron leucarpum
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Phoradendron leucarpum, a dicot, is a shrub (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Phoradendron leucarpum
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Genus: Phoradendron
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Phoradendron flavescens
ICPN + PLANTS: Phoradendron serotinum
More information about  Phoradendron leucarpum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).