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Whip-Poor-Will Flower (Trillium cernuum)

  • Whip-Poor-Will Flower (Trillium Cernuum) http://www.sagebud.com/whip-poor-will-flower-trillium-cernuum
    Credit: Fungus Guy | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
  • Whip-Poor-Will Flower (Trillium Cernuum) http://www.sagebud.com/whip-poor-will-flower-trillium-cernuum
    Credit: Fungus Guy | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
  • Whip-Poor-Will Flower (Trillium Cernuum) http://www.sagebud.com/whip-poor-will-flower-trillium-cernuum
    Credit: Fungus Guy | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
  • Whip-Poor-Will Flower (Trillium Cernuum) http://www.sagebud.com/whip-poor-will-flower-trillium-cernuum
    Credit: Meneerke bloem | Reçue gracieusement d'un amateur de trilles | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
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Trillium Cernuum, or more commonly know as Whip-Poor-Will Flower, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Trillium. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Trillium Cernuum or Whip-Poor-Will Flower's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Trillium
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: IL (E) NY (EV) OH (PRX)
  • State T/E Common Name: IL (nodding trillium) NY (nodding trillium) OH (nodding trillium)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACW) 2(FACW-) 3(FAC) 4(FAC)




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