Orobanche variegata Wallr. (Broomrape)

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Orobanche variegata Wallr. – (Broomrape)

Parasitical plant of the Broomrape family –Orobanchaceae– up to 20 cm. Reddish, hairy glandular stems. Leaves to 3 cm., lanceolate. Foul-smelling flowers in spikes; tubular, reddish outside, yellowish inside. 4 stamens stuck at 2 or 3 cm from the corolla base. On other Pea family plants, specially shrubs..

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22 April, 2019

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