- Trillium Erectum - Red Trillium is very bright when in bloom. It has a gorgeous red bloom, and they appear during the spring. It grows best in climate zones 3-8 and thrives in moist soil.
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Red Trillium - Trillium Erectum. The perennial Red Trillium grows 6-18 inches tall. The plant has broad, ovate, green leaves. 1-4 inches above the leaves is a three-petal crimson or pink flower. The bloom time is April, May, and June. Red Trillium grows well in wooded areas with partial shade. However, it must have plenty of sun in early spring. It requires moist, acidic, humus-rich soil. After the flower petals wither, a berry-like fruit will appear that attracts birds and mammals. New plants grow from these seeds. In gardens, plant the Red Trillium in wooded, shady areas with moist soil.
The red trillium (also known as purple trillium, or wake-robin), is an incredibly stunning flower. It blooms with three green leaves, and three dark red, almost maroon, petals. They are a favorite among wildflower gardeners. These flowers are relatively easy to grow, as all they need is fertile soil and most shade. They are also very tolerant of acid or alkaline soils. These plants are usually planted in the fall, to bloom in mid to late spring. They are also great at keeping deer away. They will be the perfect flower to add to your garden. Red Trillium Blooms April through June. Red Trillium is a gorgeous flower when in bloom. Red Trillium will bloom from April all the way through June. It will thrive in moist and well-drained soil conditions. The Trillium erectum, Red Trillium has a very disagreeable smell. But it makes up for it in its beauty. Flies pollinate it. The Trillium erectum, Red Trillium has three leaves that are bent backward. This plant is excellent for naturalizing. Trillium erectum, Red Trillium tolerates wet soil. Red Trillium is an attractive perennial. It will bring life and a burst of color to a garden or natural area. When in bloom it will give beautiful flowers that will be from red to burgundy in color. The leaves on the Red Trillium will be a gorgeous green. It can grow to be as tall as 24 inches and will usually bloom from April through June. Red Trillium prefers soils that are moist and are well-drained. It will also do great in fully shaded areas and partially shaded areas.