Taxon  Report   13450    
Aphyllon vallicolum  (Jeps.) Heckard
Valley broom rape
Aphyllon vallicolum
© 2004 Brad Kelley
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Aphyllon vallicolum
© 2002 Amy Wolitzer
Aphyllon vallicolum
© 2003 Dean Wm. Taylor
Aphyllon vallicolum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Orobanche vallicola

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Aphyllon vallicolum
© 2004 Brad Kelley
Genus: Aphyllon
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orobanche comosa var. vallicola
ICPN: Orobanche vallicola
More information about  Aphyllon vallicolum
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 (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:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).