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 fruit. 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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