BCP/Chimaphila umbellata


Chimaphila umbellata

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Profile for Chimaphila umbellata (Pipsissewa)
Identifying Characteristics
Flowers:The flowers are white or pink, produced in a small umbel of 4-8 together.
Foliage:evergreen shiny, bright green, toothed leaves arranged in opposite pairs or whorls of 3-4 along the stem. Leaves have a shallowly toothed margin, where the teeth have fine hairs at their ends.
Life Cycle: Perennial
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Global data:
Temperate zone season(s): Mid Summer

Regional data:
New Hampshire: (native) July

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This page is a profile for the plant species Chimaphila umbellata, used to collect records of where and when this plant was observed blooming, and for providing identification information for use in dichotomous keys. If you would like to help collect data for this or other plants, see Bloom clock project/How to Contribute for orientation.