Skip to product information
1 of 3

🌱 What is Your Planting Zone?

Painted Trillium - 50 Plants $46.99

Painted Trillium - 50 Plants $46.99

Regular price $46.99 USD
Regular price Sale price $46.99 USD
Sale Sold out
View full details

Painted Trillium

 

Painted Trillium (Trillium undulatum), also known as the Painted Lady or Large-flowered Trillium, is a striking and distinctive wildflower native to eastern North America. It belongs to the Trilliaceae family and is renowned for its captivating appearance and ecological significance.

The wildflower is a perennial herb that typically grows in rich, moist woodlands and is widespread in the northeastern United States and eastern Canada. It is recognized for its showy, three-petaled, white-to-pinkish flowers, which measure about 1.5 to 2 inches in diameter. These petals are often streaked or "painted" with darker shades, such as maroon or reddish-purple, which adds to their unique charm. The painted trillium plant typically stands 8 to 16 inches tall and features a single, whorled set of three leaves beneath the flower. These leaves are broadly oval and have distinctive veining.

 

Painted Trillium Attracts Pollinators

 

The wildflower blooms in the spring, typically from April to June, depending on the region and local climate. Its flowers are pollinated by bees, butterflies, and other insects, which are attracted to the nectar and pollen it provides. After pollination, the plant produces a fleshy, berry-like fruit, which changes from green to red when mature. These fruits are an essential food source for wildlife, including deer, rodents, and birds. 

In summary, Painted Trillium is a captivating and ecologically significant wildflower in eastern North America. Its distinctive appearance, including its "painted" petals and whorled leaves, makes it a sought-after sight in woodland habitats. Measures to preserve and protect this species are crucial to ensure its continued presence in the natural landscape and its importance in supporting local ecosystems.

 

Buy Painted Trillium At Wholesale Nursery Co

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
100%
(1)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
H
Hal Wilson

Healthy plants