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Cuscuta approximata
smallseed alfalfa dodder Morning-glory Family
Cuscuta approximata Convolvulaceae
common names
  smallseed alfalfa dodder
  smoothseed alfalfa dodder
  alfalfa dodder
accepted scientific name
  Cuscuta approximata Bab.
rules for finding collection records
  Cuscuta approximata (174)
  Cuscuta planiflora (3)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Tony Frates
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers, Woody Vines
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 3rd week of October
Invasive in WA

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
WTU Herbarium (13)
Wikimedia Commons (8)
Snowbirdpix (1)
base map where plant found
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