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

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

February 21, 2010 03:04 PM EST

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

September 7, 2014 08:41 AM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

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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Observer

ggriffiths

Date

September 10, 2014

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Date

July 23, 2014

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What

Indian pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

sarka

Date

November 29, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I never knew that these grow in Florida

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

reginar

Date

September 3, 2014 03:04 PM EDT

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Date

July 19, 2014

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

choess

Date

July 18, 2010 03:43 PM EDT

Description

Indian pipe.

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What

indian pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

charlie

Date

August 1, 2009 12:43 AM PET

Description

a nonphotosynthetic plant

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What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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.