Calflora
Taxon  Report   13436    
Aphyllon californicum  Cham. & Schltdl.  ssp. grande  Heckard
California broomrape
Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Orobanche californica ssp. grandis
More information about  Aphyllon californicum ssp. grande
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2020).