Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out this Key to the Dodders of Alabama from Daniel Spaulding (Phytoneuron).
Read about the remarkably similar Dodder Laurel from Lytton Musselman and the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Solanales
Dodder, Love Vine
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August Jackson County NC
Blue Ridge Parkway
Clusters of small, white or creamy bell-shaped flowers less than 0.25", per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
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September Greenville County SC
Twining vines with yellow or orange stems parasitize a variety of plants, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.