This week’s question for Dr. Simple came in from Eleni who is three and a half! Eleni wants to know …
“Why Do Trees Grow?”
Dr. Simple had to keep himself firmly rooted on the ground to answer this one… I hope
I came across this broomrape while cutting the grass today. Broomrapes are parasitic plants of the family Orobanchaceae.
The broomrape I found in my garden in a Common Broomrape, parasitic on the root of a number of specific plants, particularly