Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Eastern Mistletoe

Phoradendron leucarpum

Description:

I noticed a very low-hanging bunch of mistletoe on a Bradford pear and was able to examine the haustorium.



No species ID suggestions

2 Comments

Seema
Seema 6 years ago

I saw the haustorium of mistletoe on a beech tree..looks so part of the host plant..

Georgia, USA

Lat: 33.98, Long: -84.57

Spotted on Feb 6, 2013
Submitted on Feb 7, 2013

Related spottings

Desert Mistletoe Bigleaf Mistletoe Mistletoe Eastern Mistletoe

Nearby spottings

Carolina Jasmine Flatwoods Plum Ohio Spiderwort Wild Columbine