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Toad-shade

Trillium sessile  • 

Photo: Toad-shade

General description

Spring ephemeral herb (Liliaceae) of the Easter Deciduous Forest of the USA.

Plant requirements

Light shade in spring; more shade if remains in summer

Loamy moist soil preferred but till tolerate some drying and some clay.

Properties

Height
10 - 30 cm
Color
Soil type
Clay, Loam
Sunlight
Partial shade, Full shade
PH
Acid, Neutral
Moisture
Moist but well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy