prince's pine Pyrolaceae Chimaphila umbellata
Leaf:Alternate but appearing whorled, evergreen, thickened, lance-shaped with sharp serrations, 1 1/2 to 3 inches long, shiny dark green above, green below.
Flower:White (may be pink), 5 petals, 1/2 inch across, appearing in a small group at the end of a terminal spike in summer.
Fruit:A dry brown capsule persistent through the winter.
Twig:Slender, green to reddish brown.
Form:A small plant reaching heights of 3 to 8 inches and displaying a whorl of foliage.