Tufted clump-forming, with more or less erect stems 10-20cm high. Basal leaves 1-2.5cm long, broadly ovate, purple-veined on stalks 2-7cm long; upper leaves smaller. Flowers to 2cm wide, white, sometimes with purple basal spots or veining, spring to summer. California and Oregon, in moist open forest up to 1550m. Summer dormant in the wild.