What plant is that?

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August 2014 Mystery Plant

August 2014 Mystery Plant in flower

August 2014 Mystery Plant in berry

Photo credits: ┬ęDavid G. Smith, http://www.delawarewildflowers.org

The mystery plant for August
is a small trailing vine
which forms mats and
has opposite, evergreen leaves. 
The leaves are small, roundish in shape with veins of green or white.  
The flowers have four lobes and
occur in pairs.
The petals are white
with long soft hairs on the inside. 
The fruit is a small, red, twin berry.  
This plant grows in woods and
blooms from mid-June to late July.

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Congratulations to the following
for correctly identifying
last month's mystery plant.

Nancy Fullerton
Anne Wagner