Table of Contents > Herbaceous Plants

Trillium erectumTrillium erectum

wakerobin, purple trillium, red trillium

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1-1.5'
Flowers: Apr.-Jun.; purple or greenish to white
Fruit: dark red; berry

Conditions *

Light: Shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy

Habitat

moist woods

Native to

Region: Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD VA WV NY PA

Wildlife

*

Notes

flowers ill-scented



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/344.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004