Toadshade (Trillium sessile)

  • Toadshade (Trillium Sessile)
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  • Toadshade (Trillium Sessile)
    Credit: Britton, N.L., and A. Brown | USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 1: 523. Modified by User:Earthdirt | License: PD Old

Trillium Sessile, or more commonly know as Toadshade, 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 Sessile or Toadshade's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Trillium
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: MI (T) NY (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: MI (toadshade) NY (toad-shade)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU-
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(NI) 2(NI) 3(FACU-*) 5(NI)

Browse Plants by State

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