Calflora
Taxon  Report   13443    
Aphyllon parishii  (Jeps.) Heckard  ssp. brachylobum  Heckard
Short lobed broom rape
Aphyllon parishii ssp. brachylobum
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Aphyllon parishii ssp. brachylobum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Aphyllon
Parent: Aphyllon parishii
Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orobanche parishii ssp. brachyloba
More information about  Aphyllon parishii ssp. brachylobum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).