Closeup of plant. October, 2003, Pickle Springs Natural Area.
Waupaca Wisconsin version of Goodyera pubescens, growing on my property in mixed oak and maple hardwoods forest floor
This closeup provides a fairly good look at these tiny flowers.
Young plant in mid-spring.
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain in Maine, USA, July 1998
Rattlesnake plantain slowly spreads to form colonies.
Seeds. October 2003.
Buds w/twisting stalk
Wild plant in Ohio.
Natural Bridge State Park, Slade, Kentucky.
These transplanted beauties in my pet cemetary came from a very large stand of plants in CT.
Photo courtesy of Karl Gercens. Copyright Karl Gercens. Conservatory Horticulturist at Longwood Gardens. http://www.karlgercens.com/