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Trillium cernuum

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Features

  • BloomsApril
  • Height0.4m to 0.6m
  • Spread0.2m to 0.3m
  • Growth HabitBranched clump
  • Flower ColourPinkish brown, white

Description

Trillium cernuum. This species will grow about 50cm high, with foliage about 5-15cm long and narrower at the tips, The flowers are carried on stems with small, drooping white flowers, about 25mm long.

Characteristics

Perennial, Deciduous, Herbaceous

Origin

E. Canada

Interest and use

Best planted in a raised bed.

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilFertile, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH5.0 to 6.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy, and will prefer a moist soil with ample water and shade.

Propagation

Propagation is from seeds in the autumn or by division in the summer.

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