Cuscuta obtusiflora var. glandulosa is a parasitic annual vine, stem yellow or orange.
Leaves none or scale-like.
Flowers white, 5-parted, 0.2 cm, in dense clusters, petal lobes egg-shaped, tips blunt, calyx often glandular, lobes rounded, reaching bases of petal lobes.
Fruit dry, hollow capsule, rounded, cupped by old flower parts; seeds 1.5 mm.
Wetland status: NL.
Frequency in NYC: Rare (NYSS1, E).
Origin: Mostly the Southern USA. NYC probably the northern limit of range.
Habitat: On other plants.