OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Solanales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Cuscuta coryli   FAMILY Convolvulaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cuscuta coryli   FAMILY Cuscutaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 158-01-003:
Cuscuta corylii   FAMILY Convolvulaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Hazel Dodder


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image of Cuscuta coryli, Hazel Dodder

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_cuco3_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Cuscuta coryli   FAMILY Convolvulaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cuscuta coryli   FAMILY Cuscutaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 158-01-003:
Cuscuta corylii   FAMILY Convolvulaceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3692

Herbaceous vine
Annual

Native to the Carolinas

Habitat: Open woodlands and woodland borders, on a wide variety of woody and herbaceous hosts, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Stems twining, often yellowish-orange, leafless

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Whitish/ Creamy
4-merous (5-merous)
4(-5) lobed campanulate corolla
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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