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Trillium sessile

More About Trillium sessile

  • Leaves and petals and sepals come in groups of three
  • Hosta-like leaves are mottled with purple, mint and white
  • Flower is three, erect petals of maroon, to brownish-purple to dark red
  • Spreads by rhizomes
  • Bloom Time: April to May

Zone:

4

Height:

30 cm

Spread:

30 cm

Colour:

Multi-coloured
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Wood Lily Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in a moist, well-drained, humus-rich, acidic to neutral soil, in partial to full shade. Trilliums will go dormant shortly after flowering, usually early summer.


Trillium sessile Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Naturalizing
Woodland/woods edge