Trillium nivale Riddell
Common Name: SNOW TRILLIUM

Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: T
Trillium nivale M. R. Penskar

Very rare and local; alluvial forests and river banks, in ± calcareous sites. A small plant and blooming so early in the spring (often the first week of April) that it is apt to be overlooked.

Locations

Clinton County
Ionia County
Kent County
Shiawassee County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. September 30, 2014. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2734.