COLORADO WESTERN TIER WILDFLOWERS

 Jim Fuchs

Plant Spreadsheet

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Orobanche (Orobanchaceae)

The illustrations and descriptions I have found often seemed to be at odds with each other. These are the best scientific names that I could come up with for now. You may or may not agree!


Orobanche fasiculata

Orobanche

Gladular leaves but with long slender calyx lobes?

Orobanche

Possibly uniflora - stem leaves?

Orobanche ludoviciana

Ludoviciana is a common species name. It is not derived from the US State but from the Lousiana Territory. It was explored by the Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1804-1806.

Orobanche

Orobanche ludoviciana

Orobanche

Near Cisco, Utah

Orobanche

Spicate

Orobanche

Near Debeque, Colorado