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

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Recent observations

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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efd46

Date

July 8, 2013 02:19 PM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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eraskin

Date

January 22, 2015

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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ctracey

Date

July 1, 2006 08:41 AM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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podiceps

Date

July 31, 2013

Description

Waxy-white flowers on this leafless species.

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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podiceps

Date

August 13, 2014

Description

In understory of dense forest above road. Several plants in flower.

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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erikamitchell

Date

August 11, 2012 01:48 PM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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erikamitchell

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February 21, 2010 03:04 PM EST

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2014 08:41 AM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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erikamitchell

Date

July 26, 2013 04:16 PM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

podiceps

Date

July 8, 2014

Description

Waxy-white leafless plant with single flowers. Growing in dense forest above road.

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ggriffiths

Date

September 10, 2014

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Date

July 23, 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.