Herb latin name: Orobanche pinorum
Family: Orobanchaceae (Broom-rape Family)
Medicinal use of Orobanche pinorum:The plant is laxative and sedative.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Coniferous woods.
Edible parts of Orobanche pinorum:The whole plant is edible, raw or cooked.
Propagation of the herb:Seed - we have no information on this species but suggest sowing the seed in a greenhouse in a pot containing a host plant. The seed is probably best sown as soon as it is ripe if this is possible. It might also be possible to sow the seed in situ around a host plant.
Cultivation of Orobanche pinorum:Coniferous woods.
Known hazards of Orobanche pinorum:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.