Mitella diphylla L.1 of 8
May 12, Mt. Greylock State Reservation, Williamstown
twoleaf miterwort, twoleaf mitrewort, coolwort, Bishop's cap
A western species of rich woods, miterwort reaches as far east as Essex County. It is not found anywhere in the southeast.
Each of the flowering stems is displaying two opposite sessile leaves below the inflorescence.