slender broomrape (Orobanche gracilis)
broom + rape, part translation of species name O. rapum-genistae, where Latin rapum actually means turnip, not rape. This species is parasitic on broom plants.
broomrape (plural broomrapes)
- Any of various plants, of the genus Orobanche, that are parasitic on the roots of other plants.
plant of the genus Orobanche