Taxon  Report   5981    
Orobanche uniflora  L.  var. purpurea  (A. Heller) Achey  
(no longer an active name)
Naked broom rape
Orobanche uniflora var. purpurea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Orobanche
Parent: Orobanche uniflora
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
PLANTS other name:
Orobanche uniflora

JEF other name:
Aphyllon purpureum

NOTE: Orobanche uniflora var. purpurea is no longer an active name.
More information about  Orobanche uniflora var. purpurea
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: Sep 23, 2019).