Trillium flexipes Raf. - Bent Trillium
Family - Liliaceae
Flowering - March - May.
Habitat - Rich moist soils of bottomland forests, mesic upland forests along streams, bottoms, ravines.
Origin - Native to North America.
Other information - This attractive species can be found in the mountain region of Alabama. The plant can be identified by its very broad leaves and stalked white flowers.
Photographs taken at Earthquake Hollow Conservation Area, Callaway County, MO., 4-22-04.