SC wildflower ID

flgargoyle(9/FL)April 25, 2008

We went hiking in a moist woods in upstate SC recently, and saw lots of these. I can identify many plants from my childhood in CT, but I don't recognize these.

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esh_ga

Trillium cuneatum would be my guess.

    Bookmark   April 25, 2008 at 4:56PM
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flgargoyle(9/FL)

Thanks- I think that's it! I did some research, and they don't grow as far north as CT- that's why it was new to me. The woods in SC were full of them as far as the eye could see- beautiful!

    Bookmark   April 26, 2008 at 7:24PM
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greenhaven(SW MI z6)

Oh, one of my favorites! Congrats! My shade bed is going in in a couple weeks, and trilliums are among the first to get planted there.

    Bookmark   April 26, 2008 at 11:12PM
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