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Jack-in-the-pulpit
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Unusual hooded flower sort of looks like a little man standing under a canopy.

One of the first plants to emerge in the spring. Its large three-part leaf is distinctive.

You ought to know

Height: to 1'

Frequency: Few plants found in high, dry woods.

Blooms: May

Range:  Found with varying frequency throughout Indiana.

Also known from Nova Scotia to Minnesota, south to Florida, Louisiana, and Kansas.