Trillium nivale

Mon, 2013-04-08 14:02 -- nargs

Trillium nivale is one of the smallest trilliums. Only T. hibbersonii may be smaller. T.nivale is the first pedicillate trillium to bloom. It is well named as usually blooms in March when there may still be snow on the ground which doesn't affect it at all. Garden photo by Mike Slater