Taxon  Report   13446    
Aphyllon tuberosum  Beck
Chaparral broomrape
Aphyllon tuberosum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Orobanche bulbosa
Genus: Aphyllon
Communities: Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Orobanche bulbosa

Alternate Names:
JEF: Orobanche bulbosa
More information about  Aphyllon tuberosum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).