The miterwort plant grows at high elevations in our canyons, in
very damp shady places.
A wiry stem holding many tiny flowers
rises about 12 inches high, from a clump of smooth dark green
The foliage seen in the photo at right belongs to other
nearby plants. The photo below shows the leaves of a miterwort plant,
along with a small flower stalk.
by Sandra Bray
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Salt Lake County, Utah