Calflora
Taxon  Report   13445    
Aphyllon pinorum  Hook.
Pinewoods broom rape
Aphyllon pinorum
© 1996 Alison Colwell
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Aphyllon pinorum
© 2011 Ryan Batten
Aphyllon pinorum
© 1996 Alison Colwell
Aphyllon pinorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Orobanche pinorum

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Aphyllon pinorum
© 2011 Ryan Batten
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Aphyllon
Communities: Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orobanche pinorum
More information about  Aphyllon pinorum
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 20, 2019).