cuscuta californica - california dodder parasitic plant

A California Dodder parasit plant is eating up a bush - Death Valley (California)

This bizare orange viney plant has no roots and it feeds by squeezing nutrients off the host plant that it eventually kills!

For more information, read: en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Cuscuta

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