Classification
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  • English
    • Indian Pipe
    • Ghost Plant
    • Indian-Pipe
    • corpse plant
  • Scientific Names
    • Monotropa uniflora
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • MONUNI
  • Spanish
    • Pipa de indio

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Recent observations

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

bibiana

Date

August 31, 2012

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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dlacey

Date

August 2, 2015 04:10 PM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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dlacey

Date

August 2, 2015 04:11 PM EDT

Description

Monotropa uniflora

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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alex54

Date

August 1, 2015 11:10 PM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Cluster of ghost flowers along the black horse trail. First time I ve ever seen them, really neat and rare.

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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mikesweet

Date

August 1, 2015 08:36 AM CDT

Description

Monotropa uniflora

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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susanelliott

Date

August 2, 2015

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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swampy

Date

August 2, 2015

Description

2 colonies found.

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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swampy

Date

August 2, 2015

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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cmclauchlan

Date

July 31, 2015 05:18 PM ADT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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camperdan

Date

July 31, 2015

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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pleary

Date

July 25, 2015 03:38 PM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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anthonybrooks

Date

July 31, 2015 07:32 PM ADT
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Description from Wikipedia

Monotropa uniflora, also known as the ghost plant, Indian pipe, or corpse plant, is a herbaceous perennial plant native to temperate regions of Asia, North America and northern South America, but with large gaps between areas. It was formerly classified in the family Monotropaceae, however, it has now been included within the Ericaceae. It is generally scarce or rare in occurrence.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.