Sunday, September 7, 2008

A Curious parasite - Aeginetia indica


Beside a swampy trail just under the shade of tall lallang, we found this interesting holoparasite which grow on roots of grasses (Cyperales and Graminales). This relative of the broomrape is found throghout East Asia.

1 comment:

Hon E said...

Rather sinister ain't it ?

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