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Monotropa hypopitys

Yellow bird's nest

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Features

  • BloomsJune to August
  • Growth HabitLow spreading
  • Flower ColourYellow
  • Leaf ColourYellow

Description

Monotropa hypopitys (Yellow bird's nest). This is a low wild flowering perennial with scaly stems and yellow leaves becoming brown. The yellow tubular flowers are borne on spikes from early summer to late summer. The fruits are egg-shaped.

Characteristics

Perennial, Fragrant

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