Scientific Name: Trillium ovatum Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:western wakerobin, western trillium Texture:Coarse
Family Name:MelanthiaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, B.C. east of Cascades, U.S. - northwest, U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Whorled, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers solitary, White, Pink, Purple, Apr- May
Fruit: Capsule, Dark-red, Brown, Jul- Jun
Exposure: Filtered shade, Part sun/part shade
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Landscape Uses: Perennial border
Key ID Features:Leaves in a whorl of 3 on top of a smooth green stem, mostly ovate, 5-18 cm long, unstalked or with short petioles, margins entire, die back in summer.