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Indian Pipe The ghost-white flowers of Indian Pipe (Monotropa uniflora) sprout through the pine needles at Alleyn-et-Cawood, Quebec, Canada. Alleyn-et-Cawood,Canada,Geotagged,Ghost Plant,Indian Pipe,Monotropa uniflora,Quebec,Summer Click/tap to enlarge

Indian Pipe

The ghost-white flowers of Indian Pipe (Monotropa uniflora) sprout through the pine needles at Alleyn-et-Cawood, Quebec, Canada.

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  1. These plants are so weird, never seen one in my life, so glad with every single one seen here. Posted one year ago
    1. Ferdy, if you ever do visit in Spring/Summer, we will go hunt parasitic plants! :D They are fascinating to me! Posted one year ago
    2. Oh the weird is so wonderful...I hope you come across these plants Ferdy...they are something neat to see in the wild. Posted one year ago

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''Monotropa uniflora'', also known as the Ghost Plant, Indian Pipe, or Corpse Plant is a herbaceous perennial plant, formerly classified in the family Monotropaceae, but now included within the Ericaceae. It is native to temperate regions of Asia, North America and northern South America, but with large gaps between areas. It is generally scarce or rare in occurrence.

Similar species: Ericales
Species identified by Greg Shchepanek
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By Greg Shchepanek

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Uploaded Dec 15, 2018. Captured Jul 25, 2014 15:42 in 67 Chemin Milford, Danford Lake, QC J0X 1P0, Canada.
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  • f/2.5
  • 1/30s
  • ISO160
  • 10.4mm