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Trillium viride (Wood trillium)
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn

Trillium viride

Trillium viride Beck

Wood Trillium, Wood Wakerobin, Green Trillium, Green Wakerobin

Liliaceae (Lily Family)


USDA Symbol: TRVI4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Trillium viride has narrow, greenish, clawed petals up to 2 inches (5 cm) long.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Berry
Size Notes: Scape up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May


USA: IL , MI , MO , NY

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

From the Archive

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Trillium viride in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Trillium viride in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Trillium viride


Record Modified: 2023-04-12
Research By: TWC Staff

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