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Trillium Cuneatum

Botanical Name:

Trillium cuneatum

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Shade - Partial Shade - Partial Sun
~
0-3 hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Perennials, Herb/Forb, Herbaceous Perennial, Native Plant, Perennial, Poisonous, Wildflower, Herb

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Fragrant sessile flowers are up to 3 in. across with 3 maroon petals and 3 green sepals; ill scented. In North Carolina, flowers are mainly maroon and are available from March to April. Flowers are sometimes yellowish bronze or reddish-green.

Fruit

Fruits are a berry-like capsule with seeds that are dispersed by ants. In North Carolina, fruits are available from May to June.

Benefits
Attracts

Bees

Moths

Pollinators

Small Mammals

Taxonomy

Order

Liliales

Family

Trillium - Wake Robins

Genus

Trillium

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