Trillium sessile

toadshade 2

Common Names
toadshade, red trillium, sessile trillium, yellow trillium, red or sessile or yellow wake-robin, wood lily

Family
Liliaceae

Habitat
rich, moist woods in deep shade

Observed Blooming
late March to early May, 2017
late March to early May, 2016
mid April to mid May, 2015
early April to early May, 2014
early April to early May, 2013
early April, 2012
early April, 2011

Conservation
endangered in New York
threatened in Michigan

20140503-toadshade yellow form

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