Trillium texanum

Family:
Liliaceae
Common Names:
Texas Trillium
Author:
Buckl.
Synonyms:
Growth Habit:
Forb/herb
CPC Number:
4342
Profile Contributors:
Dave Berkshire
Sponsorship:
Fully Sponsored

Reference Links

ITIS - Tropicos - USDA Plants - Fish & WildLife

Participating Institutions

The following Participating Institutions are custodians for this species in the CPC National Collection:
Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens


The conservation of Trillium texanum is fully sponsored.
Dave Berkshire contributed to this Plant Profile.

Description

Rhizomatous perennial forming colonies of 4-12 inch tall flowering stems with leaf-like, grayish-green bracts in a single whorl at stem apex. Non-blooming stems have 1-3 deep green leaves. Flowers are showy, three-petalled, white but becoming pink & finally reddish with age.

Distribution & Occurrence

Pollinators

Protection

Global Rank:
G2
11/17/2006
Guide to Global Ranks
Federal Status:
SC
01/20/1996
Guide to Federal Status
Recovery Plan:
No

State / Area Protection

State/Area Rank Status
Arkansas 0 0
Louisiana 0 0
Texas 0 0

Conservation, Ecology & Research

References