Botanical name: Taxillus tomentosus Family: Loranthaceae (Mistletoe family)
Synonyms: Loranthus tomentosus
Hairy Mistletoe is a parasitic shrub with dark brown branches. Leaft stalks are 5-7 cm long, rusty-hairy. Leaves are hairless, ovate-oblong to elliptical. Flowers are green, with 1 cm long green flower-tube, and narrow green petals, 4 mm long. Bracts are prominently longer than the sepal tube, an identifying feature. Flowering: all year.
Identification credit: Shrikant Ingalhalikar
The flower labeled Hairy Mistletoe is ...