Height: up to 10 cm, but generally shorter
Color: leaves green or yellowish-green with red glands
Flowering Season: June to August (Great Lakes region)
Habitat: sphagnum bogs, fens, wet, acidic sand flats
Exposure: open and sunny
Associates: Depending on habitat, some of its showier associates include Drosera rotundifolia (round-leaved sundew), Calopogon tuberosus (grass pink orchid), Pogonia ophioglossoides (rose pogonia), Sarracenia purpurea var. purpurea (northern pitcher plant), Rhexia virginica, and Aletris farinosa (colic-root).