Orobanche uniflora 

One Flowered Cancerroot

Names and Myths

Orobanche vetch strangler

 uniflora one-flowered

Natural history / Folklore

From Grieves herbal “It is given internally in bowel affections, and is reputed to cure cancer, though it is doubtful.”35


May - June  Flowers and plants white to pale violet. Rich woods

Species List Family Group
Previous Study Next