Chimaphila umbellata


Common Name: pipsissewa
Plant Type:Shrubs
Light (original): part sun to shade
Light Requirements: Part Sun, Shade
Height:4 to 12 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist to dry, cool, acid
Soil Moisture:Mesic, Dry
USDA Zones:2 to 8
Flower Colour:white flushed pink
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Shiny evergreen leaves. Dependent on symbiotic mycorrhizal fungi. Difficult.
Picture Copyright: Jim Stasz @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database