Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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map not available need picture of flower of Trillium spp., Trillium, Wake-robin, Toadshade
Common Name: Trillium, Wake-robin, Toadshade
Weakley's Flora: (4/7/08) Trillium spp.
PLANTS National Database: Trillium spp.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trillium spp. 041-03-000

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 (1968): Trillium cuneatum var. cuneatum 041-03-001a

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


Ovary purplish, about the same length as stamens and 1/3 that of petals, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


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 (1968): Trillium cuneatum var. luteum 041-03-001b

LESS THAN 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: (11/30/12) Trillium maculatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium maculatum
LESS THAN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trillium viride 041-03-002

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 (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: (11/30/12) Trillium lancifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium lancifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trillium lanceolatum 041-03-004

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: (5/21/15) 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
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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: Wake-robin, Red Trillium, Stinking Willie, Stinking Benjamin
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium erectum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium erectum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trillium erectum var. erectum 041-03-006a

Stamens about as long as pistil or shorter, visible from side view, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.


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
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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: (5/21/15) 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
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium flexipes
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium flexipes
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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 (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 (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 +
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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 (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.


camera icon Common Name: Lookout Mountain Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Trillium species 3

LESS THAN Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007) Trillium ludovicianum

(?) Trillium freemanii


Petals narrow (< 1/2" wide); ovary purplish; floral fragrance obnoxious, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon Common Name: Chattahoochee Trillium, Deceptive Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium decipiens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium decipiens

Petals overlapping at the base, hiding the stamens & ovary, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.


camera icon Common Name: Decumbent Trillium, Trailing Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium decumbens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium decumbens

Flowers half or more as long as subtending leaves [vs. T. reliquum < half], per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


range map need picture of flower of Trillium ludovicianum, Louisiana Trillium, Louisiana Wake-robin
Common Name: Louisiana Trillium, Louisiana Wake-robin
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Trillium ludovicianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium ludovicianum

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


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Persistent Trillium, Edna's Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium persistens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium persistens

Flowers weakly trumpet-shaped to merely gaping, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Prairie Trillium, Prairie Wake-robin
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium recurvatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium recurvatum

Petals 2-3x long as wide, with narrowed bases resembling claws, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Relict Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium reliquum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium reliquum

Flowers less than half as long as subtending leaves, per Trilliums of Georgia. Tipularia (Patrick, 2007).


range map need picture of flower of Trillium sessile, Sessile Trillium, Sessile Toadshade, Toad Trillium
Common Name: Sessile Trillium, Sessile Toadshade, Toad Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium sessile
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium sessile

camera icon Common Name: Twisted Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium stamineum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium stamineum

The narrow, twisted, spreading petals resemble an airplane propeller, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Underwood's Trillium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trillium underwoodii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trillium underwoodii

Petals narrowly elliptic to oblanceolate-obovate, per Weakley's Flora.


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