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These cute little guys just got through blooming around here.  I never took much notice of them until this year, when I suddenly started noticing large swaths of them in the yards of multiple friends of mine.

The flowers, which are about the size of a penny and come in white or light pink, are held above their leaf whirls by an impossibly skinny stock, making them look like they are just floating above a sea of dark, shiny leaves.

They are perennials, and I hear the roots are plump and edible.

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