Common Broomrape

Orobanche minor

Summary 2

Orobanche minor, (hellroot, common broomrape, lesser broomrape, small broomrape or clover broomrape), is a holoparasitic angiosperm belonging to the genus Orobanche; a genus of about 150 non-photosynthetic plants that parasitize other autotrophic plants.

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  1. (c) David Whyte, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://inaturalist.nz/photos/5486837
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orobanche_minor

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