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Maianthemum trifolium (L.) Sloboda
Threeleaf false lily of the valley, Three-leaved false lily of the valley, Threeleaf Solomon's seal, Three-leaved Solomon's seal
Synonym(s): Convallaria trifolia, Smilacina trifolia, Tovaria trifolia, Vagnera trifolia
USDA Symbol: matr4
Maianthemum trifolium usually has 3 elliptic leaves which taper at the base and white floral parts in a 6-pointed, star-like pattern. It is found in wet, boggy, or mossy areas from New Jersey west to Minnesota and north into Canada.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun
, WI Canada: NB
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2013-08-01
Research By: TWC Staff