Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Little Sweet Betsy, Purple Toadshade
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium cuneatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium cuneatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium cuneatum var. cuneatum 041-03-001a

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trillium hugeri


Sepals lanceolate, 3-5cm long, erect to divergent, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Yellow Trillium, Yellow Toadshade, Lemon Trillium, Wax Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium luteum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium luteum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium cuneatum var. luteum 041-03-001b

INCLUDED WITHIN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Trillium viride var. luteum


Ovary and stamens greenish-white during flowering, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mottled Trillium, Spotted Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Trillium maculatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium maculatum
INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium viride 041-03-002

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trillium sessile


Narrow petal bases allow the stamens and anthers to be clearly visible, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Pale Yellow Trillium, Faded Trillium, Small Yellow Toadshade, Savannah River Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium discolor
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium discolor
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium discolor 041-03-003

The only sessile-flowered Trillium with clawed spatulate pale yellow petals, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Lanceleaf Trillium, Narrowleaf Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Trillium lancifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium lancifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium lanceolatum 041-03-004

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trillium lanceolatum


Petals stiffly erect, extremely narrow; stamens arched over ovary, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon Common Name: Wateree River Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Trillium oostingii

Previously misidentified as Trillium lanceolatum

Previously misidentified as Trillium lancifolium


Wider petals, shorter stamens, and shorter claws than T. lancifolium, per A New Sessile-flowered Trillium from SC. Phytologia (Gaddy, 2008).


range map need picture of flower of Trillium cernuum, Northern Nodding Trillium
speaker icon Common Name: Northern Nodding Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium cernuum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium cernuum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium cernuum 041-03-005?

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Nodding Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium rugelii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium rugelii
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium cernuum 041-03-005?

Petals strongly recurved; ovary mostly white to pink, stamens bicolored, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Red-flowered Red Trillium, Purple Trillium, Stinking Willie, Stinking Benjamin
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Trillium erectum var. erectum
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Trillium erectum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium erectum var. erectum 041-03-006a

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trillium erectum


Petals spreading from base in the same plane as the sepals, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: White-flowered Red Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Trillium erectum var. album
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Trillium erectum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium erectum var. erectum 041-03-006a?

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trillium erectum


Stamens & ovary (cup) totally exposed. Sepals & petals (saucer) spreading, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Red Trillium, Barksdale's Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium sulcatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium sulcatum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium erectum var. erectum 041-03-006a?

The flower gaping in profile; petals ovate, gradually spreading, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Vasey's Trillium, Sweet Trillium, Sweet Beth
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium vaseyi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium vaseyi
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium erectum var. vaseyi 041-03-006b

Nodding flowers with broadly ovate petals and long exserted stamens, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon Common Name: Amicalola Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Trillium species 2

Resembles T. flexipes in ovary characters and floral fragrance, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Bent Trillium, Bent White Trillium, Bentstalk Trillium, Drooping Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium flexipes
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium flexipes
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium erectum var. vaseyi 041-03-006b?

Petals are white (rarely maroon), spreading, and broadly lance-shaped, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweet White Trillium, Confusing Trillium, Jeweled Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium simile
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium simile
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium erectum var. vaseyi 041-03-006b?

Petals broad enough to overlap at base; stamens much longer than the ovary, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Catesby's Trillium, Rosy Wake-robin, Bashful Trillium, Rose Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium catesbaei
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium catesbaei
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium catesbaei 041-03-007

Petals strongly reflexed above the tube; anthers curved outward, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Large-flowered Trillium, White Wake-robin, Great White Trillium, Showy Wake-robin
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium grandiflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium grandiflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium grandiflorum 041-03-008

Petals overlap at the base to form a strongly funnel-shaped flower, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.


camera icon Common Name: Carolina Least Trillium, Virginia Dwarf Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium pusillum +
PLANTS National Database: Trillium pusillum +
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium pusillum 041-03-009

Pollen light yellow, anthers purplish-green between anther sacs, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Painted Trillium, Striped Wake-robin
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium undulatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium undulatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trillium undulatum 041-03-010

Petals usually white with an inverted red "V" near the base, often undulate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


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