Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Indian Pipes, Ghost Flower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Monotropa uniflora
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Monotropa uniflora
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Monotropa uniflora 145-03-001

Flowers solitary, nodding, urn-shaped, the same color as the stem, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hairy Pinesap, Appalachian Red Pinesap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Hypopitys lanuginosa
(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Monotropa hypopitys

SYNONYMOUS WITH The Biota of North America Program. BONAP (Kartesz, 2015) Hypopitys lanuginosa

INCLUDED WITHIN Atlas of the Vascular Plants of Arkansas (Gentry et al. 2013) Monotropa hypopitys

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED TO NORTH AMERICAN PLANTS) Flora of Virginia (Weakley, Ludwig & Townsend, 2012) Hypopitys monotropa

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED TO NORTH AMERICAN PLANTS) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Monotropa hypopithys 145-03-002

INCLUDING & INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hypopitys americana

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hypopitys lanuginosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Monotropa lanuginosa


Autumn flowering plants are mostly pink to red, ofen marked with yellow, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Pinesap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Hypopitys species 3
(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Monotropa hypopitys

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED TO NORTH AMERICAN PLANTS) The Biota of North America Program. BONAP (Kartesz, 2015) Hypopitys monotropa

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED TO NORTH AMERICAN PLANTS) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Monotropa hypopithys 145-03-002?

INCLUDING & INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hypopitys americana


Early season flowering material is usually yellow or tawny, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Appalachian Pygmy Pipes, Sweet Pinesap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Monotropsis odorata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Monotropsis odorata
INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Monotropsis odorata + 145-04-001

Numerous fragrant purplish flowers barely extend past stem's brown scales, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


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