Purple Trillium

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  • 5
    Great quality

    Posted by Josiah Hall on Dec 09, 2020

    these plants came and they are of amazing quality.

  • 5
    purple trillium

    Posted by Barbara Jennings on Aug 28, 2019

    They have beautiful blooms. They look great where I planted them.

  • 5
    purple trillium

    Posted by Marty Howard on Aug 28, 2019

    They have beautiful blooms. They look great where I planted them.

  • 5

    Posted by Emily mitchell on Aug 21, 2019

    Fast Shipping!

  • 4

    Posted by Pamela Gonzalez on Aug 15, 2019

    Fast shipping

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Shipping Information

We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.


Purple Trillium is a Lush, Blue-Purple Blooming Perennial


This perennial blooms during the spring months and will be a great addition to any garden. The Purple Trillium grows to be 8 to 16 inches and equally as wide. It prefers to grow in full sun to partial shade. This perennial also likes to grow in fertile, damp, well-drained soils. With this plant, you can fill your flower bed with lots of color and plants that will bloom almost half of the year.


Botanical Latin Name: Trillium erectum


 Common Name: Purple Trillium


 Sun Exposure: Part shade to full shade


 Mature Height: 1 foot to 3 feet


 Spread: 6 inches to 1 foot


 Spacing: Clumping flowers so 1 foot between plants


 Growth Rate: Medium seasonal growing


 Flowering Time: Blooms from early Spring to late Spring


 How Long It Flowers: One month


 Flower Color: Reddish purple flowers


 Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained, moist soil with neutral pH to Acidic


 Pruning: Not required

 Purple Trillium is Known for its Exquisite Beauty and is Valued Addition to your Flower Garden

 Flower form: This perennial plant has been long known as wake-robin as well as stinking Benjamin. The exquisite beauty of the plant is accompanied by a stench of rot that brings the flies that pollinate this unique spectacle of nature. The three petals of this trillium can be a half-inch wide and one ¼ inch in length are portraying the deep purplish red hue making them a valued flower among horticulturists.

Purple Trillium blossom stands upright and has the appearance of facing outward. In its unique beauty, this remains one of the most unpleasant-smelling flowers grown.

As well as being an elegant garden addition, this plant grows wild throughout much of North America.




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