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Prince's Pine or Pipsissewa

Chimaphila umbellata

Description:

Evergreen perennial with a cluster of pink flowers at the top of the stem.

Habitat:

Lightning Lakes trail in Manning Park, Cascade Mountains, BC. Mixed forest, mainly fir.

Notes:

Pojar and MacKinnon says Prince's Pine has shown hypo-glycemic (blood sugar lowering) and anti-diuretic (urine reducing) properties in research experiments!

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KathleenMcEachern
Spotted by
KathleenMcEachern

British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Jul 15, 2014
Submitted on Jul 19, 2014

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