Calflora
Taxon  Report   9272    
Cuscuta japonica  Choisy
Japanese dodder
Cuscuta japonica, a dicot, is an annual herb or vine (parasitic) that is not native to California.

Cuscuta japonica is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: CONVOLVULACEAE  
Genus: Cuscuta
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Cuscuta japonica
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Mar 26, 2019).