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

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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Square

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Date

August 8, 2014 06:17 AM EDT

Place

Killarney Provincial Park, Killarney, ON, CA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 4, 2014 09:17 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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lauramorganclark

Date

November 2, 2013 11:01 AM CDT

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Square

What

Indian pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

bvanderweide

Date

August 26, 2014 06:15 PM CDT

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Square

What

Monuni Monotropa uniflora

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charlie

Date

August 30, 2014 01:01 PM EDT

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Square

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

wisel

Date

July 11, 2005

Description

One of my favorites.

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Square

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

toddnoel91

Date

August 27, 2014 12:01 PM CDT

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Square

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Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

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kylejones

Date

August 26, 2014 09:44 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora

Observer

garychang

Date

August 23, 2014 11:16 AM PDT

Description

Several growing in a coniferous forest (Colville National Forest). Strange-looking.

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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.