Trillium Grandiflorum, Pink Trillium
The flower size can range from between 2 and 4 inches across. The flowering time for this perennial is early in the spring to mid-summer. The flowers always start out as light pink and then will turn a darker color with age. The pink trillium has a lovely color that is like no other. The color is a soft pink, resembling that of a newborn baby.
This plant has white blooms. It blooms from April to June.this plant is great for naturalizing. Trillium Grandiflorum, Pink Trillium has no insect problems except for snails ang slugs. This plant is commonly called wood lily.
Pink Trillium comes from a family that is home to over 30 different kinds of trillium.
Each one looks the same except for one key factor being the color of its bloom. This plant has a fragrant bloom which is light pink with a white or red center and attracts many birds, bees or hummingbirds. The flower is made up of 3 sepals and each one has 3-6 petals. Deer love this plant in the fall months before the blooms falls off. It is a hardy and nutritious plant to many animals. There are many different kinds of trilliums, pink trillium, painted trillium, red trillium and blue trillium to name a few.