Red plant ID'd by Pamela herself as Cytinus ruber

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pamela

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Red plant ID'd by Pamela herself as Cytinus ruber
« on: April 10, 2016, 07:32:55 AM »
Does anyone know what this unusual plant might be?  Found in local garrigue in the Costa Blanca.  Thanks Pamela
« Last Edit: April 10, 2016, 10:28:55 AM by Alisdair »
Jávea, Costa Blanca, Spain
Min temp 5c max temp 38c  Rainfall 550 mm 

"Who passes by sees the leaves;
 Who asks, sees the roots."
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pamela

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Re: Red plant
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2016, 10:08:51 AM »
I have found the answer...it is Cytinus ruber  a parasitic plant often found on Cistus





Jávea, Costa Blanca, Spain
Min temp 5c max temp 38c  Rainfall 550 mm 

"Who passes by sees the leaves;
 Who asks, sees the roots."
     - Charcoal Seller, Madagascar