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Rose Twisted-stalk
Streptopus lanceolatus (Streptopus roseus)

Looking at this plant from above, it's easy to miss the flowers, which dangle beneath the stalks.

• Family: Lily (Liliaceae)
• Habitat: cold woods
• Height: 2-3 feet
• Flower size: 1/3 inches long
• Flower color: pink
• Flowering time: April to July
• Origin: native

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The red fruits of rose twisted-stalk hang beneath the plants.

Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.