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Mitella diphylla

bishop's cap

Bishop's cap has soft, fuzzy leaves and miniscule, delicate flowers with highly dissected petals radiating out from a central point, reminiscent of snowflakes. It is best planted with low-growing and delicate-looking plants.

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Height: 8-16 in
Spread: 4-8 in
Hardiness Zone: 4-8


Bloom Color: White

Characteristics & Attributes

Cultivation Status
Species
Exposure
Part Shade
Shade
Soil Moisture
Wet
Average
Ecoregion
(58) Northeastern Highlands
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
Ornamental Interest
Spring Bloom
Attracts Wildlife
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Attracts Bees


North American Distribution


bishop's cap - Mitella diphylla from Native Plant Trust
bishop's cap - Mitella diphylla from Native Plant Trust
bishop's cap - Mitella diphylla from Native Plant Trust
bishop's cap - Mitella diphylla from Native Plant Trust