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Purple Trillium

Low wholesale prices on large quantity purchases of 100+ plants
$5.99
Bloom Color
Purple/Lavender,
Bloom Season
Spring,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade,
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade,
Exposure
Sun & Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Fragrant Plants, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Fragrant Plants, Flowering,
Usage
Flower Gardens & Beds, Fragrant Plants, Flowering,
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Reviews (10)

  • 5
    purple trillium

    Posted by Mattie Wooten on 27th Aug 2019

    Great friendly service. Nicely packaged and quick shipping. and all my flowers where great

  • 5
    purple trillium

    Posted by Wall Woffarl on 26th Aug 2019

    The blooms on this plant are very unique and beautiful. Looks great in my gardens! Very pleased with this plant.

  • 5
    Purple Trillium

    Posted by Lou Roberts on 15th Aug 2019

    Very pleased with this plant. Looks wonderful with other wild flowers.

  • 5
    Purple Trillium

    Posted by Hassie Hill on 15th Aug 2019

    The blooms on this plant are very unique and beautiful. Looks great in my gardens!

  • 4
    Love the Website

    Posted by Fred on 3rd Apr 2017

    Love the customer friendly website and it is very easy to order these lovely plants!

  • 5
    Growing well in the shade

    Posted by Fran Holtt on 3rd Apr 2017

    I needed something for the shade and this plant is just what was needed

  • 5
    Neat little flower

    Posted by Shelly Peterson on 2nd Apr 2017

    Small perennial with a lot of color

  • 5
    Does well

    Posted by Munson on 1st Apr 2017

    Doing well and showing a lot of color

  • 5
    Enjoyable

    Posted by Mom of 5, Houston on 1st Apr 2017

    So pleased and enjoyable to look at

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Purple Trillium Plant  For Sale Affordable, Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

Purple Trillium, also known as Trillium Erectum L., is highly prolific in a woodland garden area. The Trillium Erectum grows from rhizomes and then, will turn into a pleasant clump if not disturbed. However, it can prevent the growth of other nearby plants.

The stem is colored from green to red, and the height reaches 10-15 inches. The flowers are painted a deep red, although there is another variation colored white. There are three purple petals and three green sepals that are of equal length. However, the leaves are broader than the sepals. The petals and sepals are lance-shaped, with the base being the widest. Also, the margins and the texture curls upwards.

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The Purple Trillium can tolerate the cold down to -31 F. Watch for the purple trillium to bloom as it is one of the first plants to do so each spring promising that winter is finally over. Their beautiful purple blooms appear on plants that stand approximately 15 inches tall, and these plants often spread to be about 12 inches wide. Each flower seems above three green triangular-shaped leaves. They prefer to grow in well-drained soil in either full or partial shade. These plants require very little care, and the purple trillium will spread when left alone.

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Moreover, these seeds are unpleasant to sniff, and they do not provide a potent aroma. Also, the seeds if consumed, will leave a sour taste. The leaves should not be destroyed as they contain raphide and calcium oxalate. Furthermore, the veins are seen on the leaves as they have a purplish color and seem to be engraved. The anthers are yellow for pollination.

Purple Trillium Plants 

The Purple Trillium Plant species is native to Eastern North America and commonly found in the Minnesota area. This species is the best fit for a woodland garden setting. Purple Trillium is a great option for ground cover for they grow in large colonies and settle low to the ground. Purple Trillium is a dense plant with dark green leaves and prominent purple flowers that bloom in mid Spring to early Summer.

 

 This species survives best in partially shaded areas. Sunlight is still a requirement for the Purple Trillium's growth and is especially important in the Spring when it begins to bloom. The soil should be slightly acidic and very moist. Since this plant most often used for ground cover, there is little to no maintenance required for adequate growth. Just ensure that the soil is kept damp and drained to allow for optimal growth of this plant. 

 

 Purple Trillium has a variety of benefits in addition to providing ground cover. Various species eat the berries of this plant. This is also used in some alternative forms of herbal medicine to cure specific ailments. Purple Trillium is one of the best plants for woodland settings due to the simplicity of care and the dense foliage that it provides.