Calflora
Taxon  Report   13436    
Aphyllon californicum  Cham. & Schltdl.  ssp. grande  Heckard
California broomrape
Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande
© 2001 Alison E.L. Colwell
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orobanche californica ssp. grandis
More information about  Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande
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 efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).