Uvularia sessilifolia - Wild Oats - Sessile-leaf bellwort

This native herbaceous perennial that grows to about 12 inches and can be found in woodlands and edges . It is distinguished from the other NJ bellworts by its sessile leaf that does not surround the stem. Blooms in spring

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  • <i>Uvularia sessilifolia</i> ( Wild Oats ) - The flowers are about 1 inch long.  Note the sessile leaves.
    Uvularia sessilifolia ( Wild Oats )    Photos H. & M. Ling - 4/28/2007 Somerset County, NJ
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