Then there is a large number of flowers the parts of which go in threes, one of the best known of which is the trillium.
"All of the same everlasting old pattern," grumbled a trillium.
Mr. John Burroughs says his sign is the wake-robin, or trillium.
I plucked my first dandelion on a meadow slope on the 23d, and in the woods, protected by a high ledge, my first trillium.
Through these the timid Awakening spirit lifts its head like the first trillium of the year.
Every variety of bloom seemed of exaggerated growth, but the trillium exceeded all.
Many of these names are applied also to other species of trillium.
The starry flowers of the trillium hung on long peduncles, and the two-inch diameter of the ordinary blossom was doubled.
Hepaticas nearly always grow on the same slope, but they come into blossom about two days later than the trillium.
Find the ripened seed pods of the trillium, open them, count the number of chambers, and examine the seeds.