Ghost Pipe

ghost pipes at pine heightsGhost pipe blooms in the deep shade of Pine Heights, a pocket remnant of Gov. Levi Fuller’s estate on Canal Street.

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4 thoughts on “Ghost Pipe

    • A strange parasitic plant without chlorophyll – it blooms in the summer in the deep woods, drawing its support through a symbiotic relationship with fungi on nearby tree roots. I remember them fondly from childhood and was pleased to find these right near our house this morning, while on my wake-up walk. Thank you for stopping in again!

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