Latin name: Aphyllon californicum (Cham. & Schltdl.) A. Gray ssp. feudgei (Munz) A.C. Schneid.
Pronunciation: a-FIL-on ka-li-FOR-ni-kum FEW-jee-eye
Common name: California broomrape
Family: Orobanchaceae (Broomrape)
Habitat: Dry washes, mountain slopes and flats, 2500'-8000', parasitic on Artemisia tridentata
Blooming period: May to July
Name derivations: 1) Aphyllon 2) californicum 3) feudgei
NOTE: formerly Orobanche