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botanical name:
Trillium luteum
Trillium luteum © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Wood lily, Toadshade
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.40m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
Clump forming rhizomatous perennial with erect stems bearing a whorl of three stalkless, broadly ovate leaves, mid-green heavily mottled with paler green. Upright, 3-petalled, sweetly scented, yellow flowers produced above the leaves in spring.

cultivation:
Needs a damp woodland type situation with humus rich soil to thrive.

usage:
Woodland gardens.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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