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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

TRILLIUM cuneatum

Commonly known as Wake robin, Wood lily

Musk scented dark maroon flowers
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plant size comparison icon P9/0.5 Litre - Early in the year, typically January til end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch
  • Deciduous - stalkless, broadly oval-rounded, often pointed, mid-green leaves to 20cm (8in) long, marked pale or silver-green.
  • Brown or black
  • Red - dark maroon
  • Height - 30-60cm (12-24in)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - robust, upright, clump-forming rhizomatous perennial. Produces flowers with wedge-shaped petals 5cm (2in) or more long
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - woodlander with flower rising from 3 basal leaves. Flower has 3 sepals and 3 inner petals. Similar to T. sessile and often sold under that name.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs and snails on new leaves
  • Place of origin - southeastern USA.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - musk-scented.
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - deep, humus rich. Mulch in autumn with leaf mould.
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
30-60cm (12-24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)

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