Viscum album L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Viscum album (rights holder:)


Mistletoe is an evergreen and somewhat woody plant, sometimes referred to as a shrublet.It grows up to 1m high, with numerous, regularly forked branches.The stem grows without branching for the first 3 or 4 years. The shoot then branches once per year, so the approximate age of a mistletoe can be calculated by counting the number of forks in the stem and adding 3.The leaves are borne in pairs, eac... Text © Natural History Museum, London

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