Linnaea borealis (Twinflower)
Family:
Caprifoliaceae (Honeysuckle)

Linnaea borealis grows on spruce-fir forest floors. It has creeping woody stems and the plant forms a loose groundcover. The pair of hanging pink flowers is distinctive and is described by the name Twinflower.

Vegetation zone:  Montane, Subalpine
Time of bloom:  May - July
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers