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Cuscuta epithymum  (common dodder)

Photo of Cuscuta epithymum by Niall Williams
© Niall Williams (Photo ID #10464)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Coquitlam Photographer Niall Williams
Habitat old orchard, meadow  
Photo Date September 10, 2007 Upload Date September 12, 2007
Elevation (m)  
UTM Zone # Latitude 49.2433319091797
UTM Easting 513605 Longitude -122.813056945801
UTM Northing 5454524 Photo ID # 10464
Notes Parasitizing Cytisus scoparius;Scots broom . Stems in this case red, but they vary to straw-coloured. First reported at Colony Farm in 1914, by Edward Bence Stinchcombe. Ed was overseer of grounds & works from 1903 until several months before his death in 1929.


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