Observation 63673: Corallorhiza mertensiana
When: 2011-02-19
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Does anyone know this plant? Is this a mycoheterotroph?
Nothing green was found at the bottom of the red stalk.

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By: Eric Smith (esmith)
2011-02-19 22:18:00 CST (-0500)

Corallorhiza maculata. I don’t really know. At any rate, it’s a coralroot type orchid probably growing with mycelium of Russulaceae.

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