CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record orobanche_valida_ssp._valida - Fri, Nov. 26, 2021 22:13 ET c
Orobanche valida ssp. valida
common nameRock Creek broomrape
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life formperennial herb parasitic
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
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S2      ranking system key
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G4T2      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (7):
Mount Baldy (108B) 3411726, Azusa (109B) 3411728, Telegraph Peak (134D) 3411735, Valyermo (135A) 3411747, Crystal Lake (135D) 3411737, Chilao Flat (136D) 3411831, Topatopa Mountains (165D) 3411951
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Counties, states, regions:
Inyo (INY), Los Angeles (LAX), San Bernardino (SBD), Ventura (VEN)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)/granitic
blooming period May-Sep  
elevation range1250 - 2000 meters
Possibly threatened by non-native plants, trail maintenance, and recreational activities. Parasitic on various chaparral shrubs. Angeles NF has adopted species management guidelines. See Madroņo 1(17):255-256 (1929) for original description, Fremontia 11(1):16-18 (1983) for discussion of rediscovery (1979), and Madroņo 29(2):95-100 (1982) for taxonomic treatment.
full nameOrobanche valida Jeps. ssp. valida
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Additional information:
standard acronym  ORVAV Element Code  PDORO040G2
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Fri, Nov. 26, 2021 from

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