Family: Orobanchaceae
Cistanche tubulosa (Schrenk) R.Wight
Collector/Expedition: Cornes, M.
Collection number: 97
Collection date: 18 December 1983
Country of origin: Bahrain
Collecting locality: Vicinity Stone Quarries near east coast
Habitat: Powdery white sand
Description: Parasitic plant. Ht 25 cm. Stem fleshy. leaves brownish. Flowers purplish-pink becoming yellow - waxy. Root bulbous (some flesh removed from pressing). Near Chenopodiaceae
Miscellaneous notes: See No. 96
Barcode: E00029703
Herbarium region: 2A_ARABIA (Arabian Peninsula)
Associated material:
DNA sample
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