Taxon  Report   5974    
Orobanche fasciculata  Nutt.  
(no longer an active name; please see Aphyllon fasciculatum)
Clustered broom rape,  Clustered broomrape, Fascicled broom rape, Pinyon broomrape
Orobanche fasciculata
© 2016 Jim Xerogeanes
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Orobanche fasciculata
© 2016 Jim Xerogeanes
Orobanche fasciculata
© 2018 Hunter Breck
Orobanche fasciculata, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Aphyllon fasciculatum

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Orobanche fasciculata
© 2018 David Greenberger
Genus: Orobanche
Communities: (many plant communities), Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Aphyllon fasciculatum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Anoplanthus fasciculatus
PLANTS: Aphyllon fasciculatum
PLANTS: Orobanche fasciculata var. subulata
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NOTE: Orobanche fasciculata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Orobanche fasciculata
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 19, 2019).