OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 5 taxa in the family Orobanchaceae, Broomrape family, as understood by Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Beechdrops

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Epifagus virginiana   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Epifagus virginiana   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Epifagus virginiana 169-01-001   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

 

Look for it in moist to rather dry forests under Fagus grandifolia

Common (uncommon in GA Coastal Plain)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Squawroot, Bearcorn

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Conopholis americana   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Conopholis americana   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Conopholis americana 169-02-001   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

 

Look for it in rich moist forests, under Quercus species

Common in Mountains, uncommon or rare elsewhere

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: One-flowered Cancer-root, One-flowered Broomrape

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Aphyllon uniflorum   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Orobanche uniflora   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Orobanche uniflora 169-03-001   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

 

Look for it in a wide diversity of forests

Uncommon in NC (but common in NC Mtns), rare in GA-SC (but uncommon in GA Mtns)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Lesser Broomrape, Small Broomrape

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Orobanche minor   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Orobanche minor   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Orobanche minor 169-03-002   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

 

Look for it on mesic hammocks, in cultivated fields, parasitic on various hosts, especially Trifolium, Nicotiana tabacum, and Solanum lycopersicum

Rare

Non-native: Eurasia

 


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Common Name: Branching Broomrape, Hemp Broomrape, Branched Broomrape

Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Phelipanche ramosa   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Orobanche ramosa   FAMILY: Orobanchaceae

 

Look for it in disturbed areas

Waif(s)

Non-native: Asia

 


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