Taxon  Report   5978    
Orobanche pinorum  Hook.  
(no longer an active name; please see Aphyllon pinorum)
Conifer broomrape,  Pine broom rape, Pinewoods broom rape
Orobanche pinorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Aphyllon pinorum
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Bloom Period
Genus: Orobanche

Communities: Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Aphyllon pinorum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Aphyllon pinorum
PLANTS: Myzorrhiza pinorum
PLANTS: Phelipaea pinorum
NOTE: Orobanche pinorum is no longer an active name.
More information about  Orobanche pinorum

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: Nov 25, 2020).