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Indian pipe

Monotropa uniflora


Small saprophytic plant. Lives off of decaying plant matter in the soil. Does not have or use chlorophyll to produce its own food like most plants. Found in shady forested areas.

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Travis Morse
Travis Morse 10 years ago

great photo!

KarenL 10 years ago

Nice spot!

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jul 17, 2012
Submitted on Nov 1, 2012

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