Taxon  Report   5980    
Orobanche uniflora  L.  
(no longer an active name; please see Aphyllon purpureum)
Broomrape,  Naked broom rape, Oneflowered broomrape
Orobanche uniflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to North America.
also called Aphyllon purpureum

Bloom Period
Genus: Orobanche
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Aphyllon purpureum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Aphyllon uniflorum
PLANTS: Orobanche uniflora var. typica
PLANTS: Orobanche uniflora var. terrae-novae
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NOTE: Orobanche uniflora is no longer an active name.
More information about  Orobanche uniflora
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: Nov 18, 2019).