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Wake Robin

Trillium grandiflorum

Also known as

Toadshade, American Wake-Robin, American Wood Lily, Large White Wood Lily, Snow Trillium, Great White Trillium, Large White Trillium, Large-Flowered Trillium, Wood lily, Trinity flower, American wood lily

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Full Shade
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

More images of Wake Robin

A close up of the leaves of Trillium grandiflorum in a garden border.
A photo of Wake Robin
A photo of Wake Robin

Wake Robin Overview

This clump forming perennial produces green ovate leaves and in spring it develops tall stems and flowers with 3 white petals.

Common problems with Wake Robin

How to propagate Wake Robin

Division

Seed

Special features of Wake Robin

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Wake Robin

This low maintenance plant can be included in wildflower, woodland and in the beds and borders of cottage gardens.