Local Routes

Did You Know Mistletoe Grows On Trees?

Clip: Season 6 Episode 3 | 2m 19s | Video has closed captioning.

In 2019, WFSU discovered a special species of mistletoe in the trees outside our building. Its Latin name is phoradendron leucarpum, or oak mistletoe (also known as American mistletoe). WFSU's Rob Diaz de Villegas explores why it is considered a parasite.

Aired: 12/17/20

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning