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Mountain Lover

A small, easily missed reddish flower tucked close to the stems and waxy rounded leaves. The flowers are almost squarish with 4 points and a pale green center.

Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Paxistima myrsinites
Growing Season:Spring
Soil Type:Wooded areas
Habitat:Foothills, Montane, Subalpine
Family:Staff-tree Family