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Ghost Plant This year the Monotropa uniflora is about three weeks behind last year because of the very dry spring. Right now we are experiencing a downpour so it will fun to revisit the usual spots in a few days. Canada,Geotagged,Ghost Plant,Monotropa uniflora,Summer Click/tap to enlarge

Ghost Plant

This year the Monotropa uniflora is about three weeks behind last year because of the very dry spring. Right now we are experiencing a downpour so it will fun to revisit the usual spots in a few days.

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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.

Unlike most plants, it is white and does not contain chlorophyll. Instead of generating energy from sunlight, it is parasitic,.. more

Similar species: Ericales
Species identified by gary fast
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Uploaded Jul 5, 2019. Captured Jul 5, 2019 11:26 in Carrington Bay Rd, Whaletown, BC V0P 1Z0, Canada.
  • E-M5MarkII
  • f/8.0
  • 1/50s
  • ISO1600
  • 60mm