Woodcut from "Hebarium Bohemiae", 1590. Text in Czech.
Later hand coloring.
This over 400 year-old print is shown on a light background.
The print has spotting. Creasing in lower right corner.
Upper right corner is repaired. Small piece of lower right corner is missing.
Page size: 31 x 21 cm ( 12.2 x (.2 ")
Orobanche, commonly known as broomrape, is a genus of over 200 species of small parasitic herbaceous plants, mostly native to the temperate Northern Hemisphere. It is the type genus of the broomrape family Orobanchaceae.