Wildflowers of Toronto's High Park​​

Mitrewort, two-leaved  or  Bishop's cap  
​Mitella diphylla

Family: Saxifrage​​
Native to Ontario
​Perennial 
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Blooms May to June
Habitat: Rich woods

​Height: up to 40 cm 

Basal leaves and a pair of ovate stem leaves.

​Flowers: White in a long raceme.
Petals delicately fringed.

​Fruit is in the shape of a bishop's mitre.