Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

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What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Date

July 27, 2013 03:33 PM EDT

Description

Single plant at edge of trail.

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Square

Observer

swschuette

Date

June 30, 2013 01:01 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 4, 2007 09:01 AM PDT

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Square

What

Ghost Plant Monotropa uniflora

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

August 2, 2014

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Square

What

Ghost Plant Monotropa uniflora

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

June 29, 2013

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Square

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

kueda

Date

September 25, 2014 12:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pipa de indio Monotropa uniflora

Observer

raomoct68

Date

September 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pipa India

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What

Pipa de indio Monotropa uniflora

Observer

raomoct68

Date

September 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pipa INdia

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ghost Plant Monotropa uniflora

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

August 24, 2014 09:28 AM EDT

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What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

annwf

Date

September 11, 2014 11:03 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

bennet

Date

August 2, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

creationhiker

Date

September 7, 2014
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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.