Family, Saxifrage. Calyx, short, 5-cleft. Corolla of 5 slender petals. Stamens, 10. Styles, short, 2. Leaves, generally 2, from runners or a rootstock, roundish or kidney-shaped, with crenate outlines, small. May to July.

A few small flowers are borne on leafless, slender stems, low, often almost hidden in moss where it delights to grow. In cool woods.