Taxon  Report   5967    
Orobanche californica  Cham. & Schltdl.  ssp. californica 
Broomrape,  California broomrape
Orobanche californica ssp. californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Aphyllon californicum ssp. californicum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Myzorrhiza californica
ICPN + PLANTS: Orobanche grayana var. nelsonii
ICPN + PLANTS: Orobanche grayana var. violacea
More information about  Orobanche californica ssp. californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Jun 17, 2019).