Connecticut Plants
One-flowered Pyrola (One-flowered Wintergreen)
Moneses uniflora (L.) Gray

One-flowered pyrola is endangered in Connecticut.

  • Synonyms: Pyrola uniflora L.
  • Family: heath (Ericaceae)
  • Habitat: cool woods
  • Height: 2-6 inches
  • Flower size: 1/2 to 3/4 inch across
  • Flower color: white or pale pink
  • Flowering time: June to August
  • Origin: native
Moneses uniflora (L.) Gray
Moneses uniflora (L.) Gray
Moneses uniflora (L.) Gray

Photographed in Clarendon Township, Quebec in mid-June.