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Starflower (Trientalis borealis)

A delicate white flower on top of a thin stalk arising from a whorl of 5-9 leaves. The flower is described as being about a half an inch in diameter with seven petals; at the center are its 7 stamens with its golden anthers. The starflower blooms from May through to August and can be found on the floor of the cool woodlands.

An image of the starflower
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Peter Landry

(2011)