Taxon  Report   11876 
Monotropa hypopitys  L.
Monotropa hypopitys
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Monotropa hypopitys
© 2010 Sangeet Khalsa
Monotropa hypopitys
© 2012 Barry Rice
Monotropa hypopitys, a dicot, is a perennial herb (mycoparasitic) that is native to California.

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Monotropa hypopitys
© 2016 Wynn Anderson
Genus: Monotropa
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PLANTS: Hypopitys americana
PLANTS: Monotropa lanuginosa
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopitys var. rubra
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopitys var. latisquama
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopitys var. americana
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopitys ssp. lanuginosa
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopithys
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopithys var. rubra
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopithys var. latisquama
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopithys var. americana
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopithys ssp. lanuginosa
PLANTS: Hypopitys monotropa
PLANTS: Hypopitys latisquama
PLANTS: Hypopitys lanuginosa
PLANTS: Hypopitys insignata
PLANTS: Hypopitys fimbriata
PLANTS: Monotropa latisquama
More information about  Monotropa hypopitys
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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