Count at least a dozen. Click the picture to enlarge. Hint: look for the stems. Then you’ll find the flowers. If you’ve forgotten what they look like up close, here’s one which looks like a green headed alien from outer-space. Sorry about the fuzziness of the picture; it looks like the camera focused on the stem only:
Just as a by the way, when’s the last time you stopped to pick or get a bouquet of flowers for our Lady, placing them before a statue of her in your local parish church? I’m asking you priests and bishops too!
From the above perspective of Holy Souls Hermitage, these Lady Slippers were seen marching along the forest in honor of the Immaculate Conception:
Again, I just wonder… In the days after our Lord Passion and Death and Resurrection, did He, in sometimes appearing to our Blessed Mother, that is, before His ascension to heaven, did He, perhaps, pick some flowers for her, she, His mother, who suffered so much, and who now rejoiced to see Him risen from the dead? I bet He did!