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Plant Details

Trillium grandiflorum

Large-flowered Trillium

Scientific Name:

Trillium grandiflorum

Common Name:

Large-flowered Trillium

Plant Family

Trilliaceae (Trillium Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

White, Pink

Size in Feet:

1.5

Light:

Shade

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

April - May

Bloom Area:

Mountains, Piedmont

Blooming Plants

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Blooming Plant

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Tom Harville's garden
April 2004

T. grandiflorum f. grandiflorum bloom close up

Note the tubular shape at the base of of the petals and the golden pollen

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Older Flower

The Flowers are usually white, but often turn deep pink with age.

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Another Old Bloom

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T. grandiflorum f. polymerum Plants

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T. grandiflorum f. polymerum Bloom

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T. grandiflorum f. rosum plants

Even better view of the tubular shape at the base of the petals

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T. grandiflorum f. rosum Bloom

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T. grandiflorum f. rosum bloom

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Four Petaled T. grandiflorum var. grandiflorum

2008, after the 2007 drought, this grandiflorum had 4 petals and four leaves. In 2009 it went back to its normal self. (the crab spider was extra)

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

eFloras
Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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