Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Waterleaf, Virginia    
Hydrophyllum virginianum

​Family: Waterleaf
Native to Ontario

Perennial
Blooms: May to June
Habitat: Moist deciduous forests

​Height: up to 80 cm.
​Flower: 7-10 mm long with protruding stamens, arranged in clusters. May be white or purple.

​​The leaves sometimes appear to be water-stained - hence the common and genus names.