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Trillium (Painted)

Trillium undulatum
Trillium (Painted)

Habitat

They are found in cool, wet woods.

Description

The flower has three white petals with pinkish-red lines coming down each petal. It has three oval, pointed, leaves that whirl around the stem below flower. They bloom April through June.

Taxonomic Features (Traits) for Identification

  • Flower Type: Flower Regular with 3 petals

  • Flower Color: White with red veins
Leaf Arrangement: 3 whorled around stem
  • Plant Type: Wildflower (Medium 8-20 inches)

  • Leaf Type: Large, oval and entire (smooth edge)
Trillium (Painted)

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