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Painted Trillium In the wet woods, the Painted Trillium (Trillium undulatum) blooms on the Dewberry Trail, Mer Bleue Conservation Area, Ottawa, Ontario. Ramsar site no. 755. Canada,Dewberry Trail,Geotagged,Mer Bleue Conservation Area,Ontario,Ottawa,Painted Trillium,Painted trillium,Ramsar wetland,Spring,Trillium undulatum Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Painted Trillium

In the wet woods, the Painted Trillium (Trillium undulatum) blooms on the Dewberry Trail, Mer Bleue Conservation Area, Ottawa, Ontario. Ramsar site no. 755.

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  1. Stunning! I love Trillium! <3 Posted 11 days ago
    1. Thanks...the painted is my favourite. Posted 11 days ago
      1. I'm already looking forward to early spring here in the Southeast as I hope to find some more rare species! <3

        My favorite Trillium so far (that I have observed) are Trillium luteum and Trillium decumbens!
        Posted 11 days ago
        1. Trailing Wakerobin (Trillium decumbens) Growing in leaf litter along the edge of a seasonal stream in a dense mixed hardwood/coniferous forest in NW Georgia (Gordon County), US. <br />
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Trillium decumbens is a sessile trillium that blooms from March through April and can be found in parts of Georgia, Tennessee, and Alabama. This species is classified as Vulnerable (S3) in Georgia.<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/59841/trailing_wakerobin_trillium_decumbens.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/59842/trailing_wakerobin_trillium_decumbens.html Geotagged,Trillium decumbens,United States,Winter,trailing wakerobin,trillium


          Yellow Wakerobin (Trillium luteum) Growing alongside a seasonal stream in a dense mixed hardwood/coniferous forest in Northwest Georgia (Gordon County), US. April 21, 2018.<br />
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Trillium luteum is a sessile trillium found in the Southeastern US (GA, TN, KY, NC, and TN). It is classified as Vulnerable (S3) in Georgia.<br />
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*Bloom has a lovely citrus odor.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/59837/yellow_trillium_-_trillium_luteum.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/59839/yellow_trillium_-_trillium_luteum.html Geotagged,Spring,Trillium luteum,United States,melanthiaceae,trillium,yellow trillium,yellow wakerobin
          Posted 11 days ago
        2. And how could I forget the Bashful Wakerobin (Trillium catasbaei)!
          Bashful Wakerobin (Trillium catesbaei) Growing near a seasonal stream in a dense mixed hardwood coniferous forest in NW Georgia (Gordon County), US. April 21, 2018. Bashful wakerobin,Geotagged,Spring,Trillium,Trillium catesbaei,United States
          Posted 11 days ago
          1. Unfamiliar with the other two but I have come across the bashful in the US. Posted 11 days ago
            1. It is pretty common, but it always wows me! :)

              The other two are Vulnerable/rare species.

              P.S. Really enjoying your flowers if you couldn't tell!
              Posted 11 days ago, modified 11 days ago
              1. Thank you so much Lisa...I can't wait for the April showers to bring May flowers...I will be exploring southern Ontario then. Posted 11 days ago
  2. I'm a trillium-lover too <3. I hope to find some painted trillium next spring!

    Posted 11 days ago
    1. Hope you find some Christine...they are something to see in the wild. Posted 11 days ago

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''Trillium undulatum'', the painted trillium, is a wildflower of the genus trillium found from Ontario in the north to northern Georgia in the south and from Michigan in the west to Nova Scotia in the east. It is also known as painted lady or ''trille ondulé''. It demands strongly acidic, humus-rich soils and tends to be found in the shade of acid-loving trees such as eastern white pine, red maple, red spruce and balsam fir. Although the soils that support it have low base saturation, this species.. more

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Uploaded Dec 4, 2018. Captured May 13, 2018 16:07 in 5185 Dolman Ridge Rd, Orléans, ON K1C 7G4, Canada.
  • Canon EOS M100
  • f/6.3
  • 1/159s
  • ISO100
  • 28mm