Wake Robin (Trillium sessile)

Wake Robin (Trillium sessile)

This is Wake Robin, a common plant on forest floors in Mid Missouri.   Scientific name is trillium,   I think the species is “sessile” but I am not 100% sure.    They bloom just before the trees leaf out and fade soon thereafter.

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2 Responses to Wake Robin (Trillium sessile)

  1. Absolutely beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

  2. Sally Mirick says:

    Looks like Trillium recurvatum (Prarie Trillium) to me. Lovely.

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