Synonyms: Trillium underwoodii, Trillium decipiens, Trillium lancifolium, Trillium maculatum
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: .5-1.5 ft Width: .5-.8 ft
Flower Color: red,green,brown
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage
Recommended Uses: Late winter/early spring ephemeral wildflower. Retain and treasure if they occur on your site. Plant as a groundcover in a shady spot--but do not transplant from any place in the wild unless it is threatened by destruction.
Propagation: Division of clumps of bulbs.
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Soil pH Range: acidic
Native Habitats: Mesic sites. Slope forests and bluffs.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: