Calflora
Taxon  Report   13529    
Aphyllon purpureum  (A. Heller) Holub
no common name found
Aphyllon purpureum
© 2018 John Doyen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Aphyllon purpureum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Aphyllon purpureum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Aphyllon purpureum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Aphyllon purpureum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: OROBANCHACEAE  
Genus: Aphyllon
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Orobanche uniflora var. purpurea
More information about  Aphyllon purpureum
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 15, 2019).