European Mistletoe

Additional Information:

Scientific Name: Viscum album
Common Name: European mistletoe
Family: Viscaceae (Loranthaceae)
Locale: near Sebastopol
Specific Region: California
Description: Close up of fruits and flowers. These mistletoes are growing on apple trees (Malus spp.). They were introduced to this region by Luther Burbank around 1900. They have spread locally.
Date: March 21,2007
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