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Tofieldia glutinosa

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Authors: Michx.   Pers.  

Botanical Description

Leaves up to 20cm long. Flowering stems 20-50cm in height with one or more small leaves. Flowers white, the tepals 5-9mm long on slender, sticky brown-glandular pedicels carried in fascicled racemes to 8cm long, summer. Young seed capsules red or strawcoloured. North America, in damp to wet calcareous habitats. Several different varieties have been described.