Trillium sessile L.
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Liliopsida||Monocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family|
|Subclass||Liliidae||Includes lilies, orchids, and many others|
|Order||Liliales||Includes lilies, tulips, trilliums, greenbriars, and others|
|Species||sessile||Means “attached directly to the stem” (the flowers)|
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Trillium sessile description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 19 May 2011.
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This could also be Trillium cuneatum, which is larger but otherwise identical. · 3/5/2000 · Memphis, TN · By Tim Chandler
This could also be Trillium cuneatum, which is larger but otherwise identical. · 3/19/2000 · Memphis, TN · By Tim Chandler
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