Carolina Grass of Parnassus. Parnassia caroliniana.

Saxifrage Family. July - Sept.

Found in swamps and wet meadows. New Brunswick to Florida, west to Iowa.


Creamy white with greenish veins, divisions 5, on slender stalks 8 - 20 inches high.


From the base, somewhat heart-shaped, a single leaf clasping the flower stalks.

Grass of Parnassus.

Grass of Parnassus.