Trillium sulcatum

Trillium, Southern Red

$ 19.95

Item #: 1508
Pot Size: 5 inch pot


Plant Description

Southern Red Trillium has large purple-maroon flowers that are stalked and stand up above very large, bright green leaves. Flowering stems may be up to 20 inches tall. It grows naturally in rich deciduous forests mainly west of the Appalachians from southwest Virginia to northeastern Alabama. This one differs from the others in its preference for slightly acidic soil. Grow it on east or north facing slopes and it can form lovely majestic clumps. Mid to late spring blooming.

All our trilliums are nursery propagated from seed and are at least 8 years old. Dormant shipping only.

 

Characteristics

Native Plant

Good Fragrance

Ease of Culture

Not too hard to grow

Plant Type

Wildflower, Perennial

Light Exposure

Mostly shady, Full shade

Soil Condition

Organic, Average

Moisture Tolerance

Moderately moist, Moist

Size

5 inch pot

Height

12 to 24

 

Flower Color

Red, scarlet

Bloom Time

Mid spring, Late spring

Spread

15in

Hardiness Zones

6, 7, 8

 

 

**Available only when dormant**