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Plants that grow without light ???

KUME Atsushi 691l5085 at cfi.waseda.ac.jp
Sat May 18 05:49:27 EST 1996

Mark Graham wrote:

> Hi to All,
> can anyone tell me if there are any plants that will grow
> without any light at all ? and does anyone know of any plants suitable
> as house plants to grow in an area that has hardly any light 90 % of the
> time ?...drop me an E-mail.......MARK

How about orchids of the genus Lecanorchis or Galeola. Or Pyrolaceae of the 
genus Monotripastrum? I think these saprophyte can grow without light. They 
do not need any host plants. Monotripastrum humile is pure white plant and 

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