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Hypopitys monotropa aka Monotropa hypopitys

Description:

A myco-heterotroph with multiple flowers nodding all to the same side, scale-like leaves (second picture).

Habitat:

mature coniferous forest floor

Notes:

I guess photosynthesis is over-rated when you're so well connected.

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AngelChandler
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AngelChandler

Washington, USA

Spotted on Jul 22, 2012
Submitted on Jul 25, 2012

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