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Coarse Dodder-Laurel - Cassytha melantha This rambling vine will totally cover other plants and ultimately kill them. Australia,Cassytha melantha,Geotagged,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Coarse Dodder-Laurel - Cassytha melantha

This rambling vine will totally cover other plants and ultimately kill them.

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  1. Had a look at a few more photos of this plant, crazy aggressive growth patterns! Posted 11 days ago

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''Cassytha melantha'' is a parasitic vine. Common names include coarse dodder-laurel and large dodder-laurel. The fruits are about 10–15 millimetres in diameter and are green, drying to black. These are edible and are harvested in the wild.

Similar species: Laurales
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Sep 11, 2021. Captured Sep 10, 2021 12:20 in Unnamed Road, Hindmarsh Valley SA 5211, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 650D
  • f/11.0
  • 1/664s
  • ISO800
  • 186mm