Bastard toadflax is parasitic on the roots of trees and shrubs.
- Family: bastard toadflax (Comandraceae)
- Habitat: dry fields, thickets, and open woods
- Height: 6-18 inches
- Flower size: 1/8 inch across
- Flower color: white
- Flowering time: April to June
- Origin: native
Photographed in Warren County, New York in early June.