Venus' Looking-glass
Triodanus perfoliata
                    
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2006 Photograph, Venus' Looking-glass (Triodanus perfoliata (Specularia perfoliata), Bellflower family), Occoquan Bay NWR, Woodbridge, Virginia, © 2020.
The perfoliata name comes from the way the leaves wrap around the stem.
Jian Zhe Li

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