Hamool, Arook


Name: Hamool, Arook

Scientific name: Cuscuta pedicellata

Type: Herb

Color: Green,Yellow

Habitat: Cultivated Areas

Nature Reserves: Irkaya

Size: 40 - 90 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Parasitic herb. Flowering. Apr. Status: Introduced. Rare. Also recorded: E Saudi Arabia. Habitat & distribution: Recorded from cultivated areas on many different hosts including crops such as alfalfa (Medicago sativa) and sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum); also on trees such as Prosopis and Ziziphus, and also on Chenopodium, Fagonia and Trigonella spp.