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Striga hermonthica Benth.

ID64
FamilyScrophulariaceae
GroupPlant, possibly native in upland fields or savanna of tropical Africa.
Life formAnnual
HabitatUpland field
ShapeDicotyledonous broadleave
Flower colorPurple

Flowering plants parasitizing maize in upland field

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Flowering plants parasitizing maize in upland field

Inflorescences with flowers

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Inflorescences with flowers