basal leaf rosette with compound leaves consisting of three leaflets each divided into three leaflets, flowering stalk reddish brown. White flowers on a raceme, two larger petals are white, two smaller light yellow petals
Herbaceous perennial forb. Leaves are divided, feathery, and basal. Naked flower stalk bears a row of nodding, double spurred (or pantaloon-shaped) white flowers.
Dicentra cucullaria (Dutchman's breeches) is a perennial herbaceous plant, native to rich woods of eastern North America, with a disjunct population in the Columbia River Basin.