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Common Broomrape

A species that is oparasitic on a number of hosts.



Common Name Common Broomrape
Scientific Name Orobanche minor
Species Group Broomrape Family Orobanchaceae
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Broomrape family - Orobanchaceae
Status Occasional
Flower Colour Group Yellow
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
Preferred Environment
Look for A plant that looks dead and withered brown with faintly yellow flower petals
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Broomrape Family Orobanchaceae