9759 thumb Sagehen's Parasitic and Carnivorous Plants, and Plant Pathogens

Some of these plants are root parasites, some phloem and/or xylem parasites, some eat bugs. In the case of the protocarnivores, we're not completely sure what they are doing.

Some of the things on this list ...more ↓

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Mossy Rose Gall Wasp 1
Diplolepis rosae
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Willow Apple Gall Sawfly 3
Pontania californica
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scarlet gilia 4
Ipomopsis aggregata
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sticky cinquefoil 5
Drymocallis glandulosa
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California Broomrape 7
Aphyllon californicum
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round-leaved sundew 8
Drosera rotundifolia
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oneflower broomrape 9
Aphyllon purpureum
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wavyleaf paintbrush 10
Castilleja applegatei
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Great Sundew 12
Drosera anglica
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Elephant's Head 13
Pedicularis groenlandica
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Hairy Indian Paintbrush 14
Castilleja tenuis
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pinewoods lousewort 15
Pedicularis semibarbata
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Toothed Owl's Clover 2
Orthocarpus cuspidatus
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Lesser Bladderwort 16
Utricularia minor
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Blushing Monkeyflower 17
Erythranthe erubescens
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slender bird's beak 6
Cordylanthus tenuis
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California dodder 9
Cuscuta californica
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mountain dodder 18
Cuscuta suksdorfii
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Little Elephant's Head 19
Pedicularis attollens
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juniper mistletoe 20
Phoradendron juniperinum
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lodgepole pine dwarf mistletoe 21
Arceuthobium americanum
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western dwarf mistletoe 22
Arceuthobium campylopodum
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shepherd's-purse 23
Capsella bursa-pastoris
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wax currant 9
Ribes cereum
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Shaggy Mane 24
Coprinus comatus
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fir broom rust 25
Melampsorella caryophyllacearum
Pine-pine Gall Rust
Endocronartium harknessii
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Mustard Flower Rust 26
Puccinia monoica
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giant red Indian paintbrush 27
Castilleja miniata
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white pine blister rust 28
Cronartium ribicola

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