Nodding Wakerobin (Trillium flexipes)

  • Nodding Wakerobin (Trillium Flexipes)
    Credit: Daderot | Own work | License: PD US USDA FS
  • Nodding Wakerobin (Trillium Flexipes)
    Credit: Meneerke bloem | Reçue gracieusement d'un amateur de trilles | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL

Trillium Flexipes, or more commonly know as Nodding Wakerobin, 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 Flexipes or Nodding Wakerobin's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia 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)
  • State T/E Status: MD (E) NY (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: MD (drooping trillium) NY (nodding trillium)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC) 2(FAC-) 3(FAC-) 4(FACU) 5(FACU)

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