Wild flower identification

Andrew Downs

Does anyone know what the flower in the picture is? I found it growing through the leaves while hiking in the woods in Connecticut. Thanks

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macranthos(Z8B Portland OR)

They look more like Cyclamen than any native I know. Any chance you took any pictures from less than 6 ft away?

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