Taxon  Report   11876    
Monotropa hypopitys  L.
Monotropa hypopitys
© 2016 Wynn Anderson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
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
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Monotropa
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hypopitys americana
PLANTS: Monotropa lanuginosa
PLANTS: Monotropa hypopitys var. rubra
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More information about  Monotropa hypopitys
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).