Jan. 10, 2019

rose twistedstalk, Streptopus lanceolatus

This is less often called rosybells, which seems like a good fit. Indians ate the stems and leaves, and used various parts as medicine. The plants are about a foot high, and often grow in clumps. It's known in AK, CT, DE, GA, IA, Ky, Ma, MD, ME, MI, MN, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, TN, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, AB, BC, LB, MB, NB, NF, NS, ON, PE, QC, and SPM. Emmet Co MI, 5/29/17.