Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3424

Forb
Perennial

Native: west of Georgia
Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it in floodplains, streambanks, ravine forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
A single terminal whorl of 3 leaves
Leaves sessile

FLOWER:
Spring
Maroon
Flowers are sessile.
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
3 sepals
3 petals

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Berry

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Liliales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Trillium ludovicianum   FAMILY Trilliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Trillium ludovicianum   FAMILY Liliaceae

LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Trillium ludovicianum

 

COMMON NAME:
Louisiana Trillium, Louisiana Wake-robin