Cuscuta gronovii
Family: Convolvulaceae
common dodder,  more...
[Grammica umbrosa auct. non (Beyr. ex Hook.) W.A.Weber]
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Cuscuta: a name of Arabic derivation meaning "dodder"
Plants: parasitic, annual/perennial, 6"-72" long, herbaceous vine; stems orange and smooth
Leaves: alternate, small
Flowers: white, 5-parted, 1/8" long, petals with rounded tips; inflorescence a dense cluster of mostly stalkless flowers; blooms July-Oct.
Habitat: moist
Conservation Status: Native - potentially invasive
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Christopher Noll  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Hugh H. Iltis  
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Christopher Noll  
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Caroline A. Creevey  
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