The plant also affects crops such tomatoes, sweet potatoes, tea, and potatoes.Unlike root parasites such as Striga which require a germination stimulant provided by host roots, scientists at the Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International have observed that Cuscuta
species have no specialised germination requirement.
chinensis Lam.: A systematic review on ethnopharmacology, phytochemistry and pharmacology of an important traditional herbal medicine.
The method in this study was developed to simultaneously determine sixteen flavonoids and phenolic acids of Cuscuta
Zhang, "Antiosteoporotic compounds from seeds of Cuscuta
chinensis," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Determination of alfalfa dodder (Cuscuta
approximata Bab.) damage on alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) grown in Van, Turkey.
Annuar, "Allelopathic Potentials of Cuscuta
campestris Yuncker Extracts on Germination and Growth of Radish (Raphanus sativus L.) and Lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.)," Journal of Agricultural Science, vol.
Furthermore, it was shown in a previous study that Cuscuta
can smell its victims," says Markus Albert of the University of Tubingen in Germany.
Using field dodder (Cuscuta
campestris) as a live bridge between plants, this study investigated the movement of nutrients between tomato plants (Solanum lycopersicum) parasitized by dodder.
Dodder Colletotrichum Lubao (Cuscuta
gloeosporioides chinesis and f.