Alpine & Wildflowers

Yellow Broomrape (Orobanche sp.)

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Yellow Broomrapei initially thought this was some sort of crazy yellow Butterbur due to the leaves, but i think its some kind of Broomrape which is parasitic of the Butterbur/Coltsfoot plant (possibly the Knapweed Broomrape – O. elatior)
Swiss Alps July 2010

Broomrape

Broomrape


Zillertal Austria 2012

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