Trillium Recurvatum, Prairie Trillium
Prairie Trillium Produces Pretty Flowers
The Prairie Trillium is often seen growing in large. The flowers are around 2-4 inches across and will become a lovely shade of reddish-brown. They have three sepals and are smooth, dark and green. Each petal has six stamens and are triangular in shape. The middle or central stem of this perennial is stout, tall and has no hair. This flower can grow almost anywhere including central and the middle part of the United States. They do best growing in areas with lots of shade or growing up under trees.
Trillium Recurvatum, Prairie Trillium likes shaded areas. These plants go dormant during summer. This plant likes moist well drained soil. Trillium Recurvatum, Prairie Trillium Has some vulnerability to slugs and snails. It is also called the bloody butcher..
Prairie Trillium works well as a ground cover
The plant will produce leaves that have patches or light green and dark green. Prairie will also give gorgeous flowers that will brighten any natural area or garden. Prairie Trillium likes moist soil conditions and can also grow good in well-drained soil conditions. The Prairie Trillium will make a great addition to a natural area and will look great under trees where nothing else will grow.