Cuscuta gronovii


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Noun1.Cuscuta gronovii - leafless parasitic vine with dense clusters of small white bell-shaped flowers on orange-yellow stems that twine around clover or flaxCuscuta gronovii - leafless parasitic vine with dense clusters of small white bell-shaped flowers on orange-yellow stems that twine around clover or flax
Cuscuta, genus Cuscuta - genus of twining leafless parasitic herbs lacking chlorophyll: dodder
dodder - a leafless annual parasitic vine of the genus Cuscuta having whitish or yellow filamentous stems; obtain nourishment through haustoria
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Some species, such as dodder (Cuscuta gronovii), field grapefern (Botnychium campestre), and wild columbine (Aquilegia canadensis) may have migrated from the east after deglaciation.
Cuscuta gronovii Willd.; Common Dodder, Scaldweed; Fen and sedge meadows, especially at the south end; Common to abundant; C = 2; BSUH 13548, 13712.
Herbaceous plants found in the meadow were Agrimonia parviflora, Amphicarpaea bracteata, Asclepias incarnata, Boehmeria cylindrica, Cardamine bulbosa, Cuscuta gronovii, Eupatorium perfoliatum, Impatiens spp., Lobelia siphilitica, Lycopus americanus, Mentha arvensis, Pilea pumila, Polygonum spp., Rudbeckia laciniata, Solidago patula, Stachys nuttallii, and Veronica anagallis-aquatica.