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Large White Trillium - Trillium grandiflorum

A three-petaled white flower native to Quebec and one of the first flowering plants in spring.

Common Names

  • Large White Trillium (en)
  • Trilio blanco (es)
  • Trille blanc (fr)
  • Großblütige Waldlilie (de)

Taxonomy

  • Liliales
  • Melanthiaceae
  • Trillium grandiflorum

Where & When to Spot

I usually spot this flower in the forest section of Park Angrignon late April early May.

Observation Logs

On every park visit, we maintain a log of species spotted and identified. If you maintain a similar list, please consider sharing it with Muuuh Wildlife Photography: Share Logs.

LocationSpringSummerAutumnWinter
Park Angrignon, Montreal 3 0 0 0
Park Mont-Royal 1 0 0 0

Times a species has been spotted, identified and logged while visiting this park. A species is reported only once / park visit. Only parks listed which we visit frequently all year long. Consult the page animal tracking about how we log observations in field.

How to Identify

Large white flower with three white petals alternated by 3 green leaves (bracts). Seasonality together with the position of the three white petals and alternating leaves. Note that there are pink variants or with 6 white petals.

Photos

Large White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Large White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

One of the first flower in spring showing up with many flowers in a patch.

Park Mont-Royal - 2021-05-01

NIKON Z 6; 24-70mm f/2.8; Focal Length 70mm; Exposure 1/8000; Aperture f2.8; Iso 160;

Large White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Large White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Park Angrignon, Montreal - 2019-05-08

NIKON D500; 90mm f/2.8; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/200; Aperture f13.0; Iso 100;

White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Park Angrignon, Montreal - 2017-05-21

NIKON D500; TAMRON SP 90mm F2.8 Di Macro VC USD F017N; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/640; Aperture f6.3; Iso 1100;

White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Park Angrignon, Montreal - 2016-05-14

NIKON D7100; 90mm f/2.8; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/100; Aperture f16.0; Iso 800;

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