Herb latin name: Orobanche uniflora
Family: Orobanchaceae (Broom-rape Family)
Medicinal use of Orobanche uniflora:The plant is laxative and sedative.
Description of the plant:
(9 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Open moist or dry places, or in dry woods, from lowland to low elevations, where it is parasitic on the roots of various herbs.
Edible parts of Orobanche uniflora: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 uniflora:Open moist or dry places, or in dry woods, from lowland to low elevations, where it is parasitic on the roots of various herbs.
Known hazards of Orobanche uniflora:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.