Plant Idnetification help please

Hello, Does anybody know what the attached plant is? It is obviously in its early stages and is growing in pasture in Wiltshire? Many thanks. Ross
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Ross Guyton;926146 Wrote: > Hello, Does anybody know what the attached plant is? It is obviously in > its early stages and is growing in pasture in Wiltshire? Many thanks. > Ross
I think that will turn out to be an orobanche (broomrape). They are parasitic on other plants.
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Reminds me of a broomrape, genus Orobanche. Keep watching. http://www.bioref.lastdragon.org/Magnoliophytina/Orobanche2.html
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