Connecticut Plants

One-sided pyrola is believed to no longer grow in Connecticut. The plants shown were photographed in Newfoundland, Canada.

  • Synonyms: Pyrola secunda
  • Family: heath (Ericaceae)
  • Habitat: woods
  • Height: 3-8 inches
  • Flower size: 1/4 inch across
  • Flower color: white or pale green
  • Flowering time: June to August
  • Origin: native
Orthilia secunda (L.) House
Orthilia secunda (L.) House