[Bishop's Caps and Mitreworts of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Coastal Mitrewort, Coastal Bishop's Cap, Oval-leaved Mitrewort:

Mitella ovalis

Synonym: Pectiantia ovalis

Flowers of Coastal Mitrewort, Coastal Bishop's Cap, Oval-leaved Mitrewort: Mitella ovalis

This photo shows a close-up of several flowers of coastal mitrewort as seen along the Wolf Creek Falls Trail to the northeast of Roseburg, OR....................June 26, 2005. Note that the stamens are opposite the calyx lobes.

Flower of Coastal Mitrewort, Coastal Bishop's Cap, Oval-leaved Mitrewort: Mitella ovalis

Although slightly out of focus, this photo shows a close-up sideview of a flower of coastal mitrewort as seen along the Wolf Creek Falls Trail to the northeast of Roseburg, OR....................June 26, 2005. Note the numerous gland-tipped hairs on the stem and calyx.

Leaf of Coastal Mitrewort, Coastal Bishop's Cap, Oval-leaved Mitrewort: Mitella ovalis

This photo shows a close-up of a basal leaf of coastal mitrewort as seen along the Wolf Creek Falls Trail to the northeast of Roseburg, OR....................June 26, 2005. Note the hairs atop the leaf blade, the scalloped leaf margin and the numerous long hairs on the leaf petiole.

Paul Slichter