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alpine squawroot
Conopholis alpina
alpine squawroot Broomrape/Paintbrush
Conopholis alpina Orobanchaceae
common names
  alpine squawroot
  alpine cancer-root
accepted scientific name
  Conopholis alpina Liebm.
rules for finding collection records
  Conopholis alpina (537)
  Conopholis mexicana (56)
family name
Image Author: ©2008 Jerry Oldenettel
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Plant Observed beginning of February thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
SEINet (6)
Gila Wilderness (5)
New Mexico Flora (4)
Wikimedia Commons (1)
Cal Photos (1)
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