Delaware Wildflowers • Months

Gronovius's Dodder
Cuscuta gronovii
Convolvulaceae — Morning-glory family
Native
Gronovius's Dodder
White Clay Creek State Park -- Big Pond area
September 2001
Gronovius's Dodder
Ashland
August 2010
Gronovius's Dodder
White Clay Creek State Park -- Creek Road
September 2010


The orange stems and white flowers are dodder, a parasite climbing on the green plants shown in the photos.

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