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Apr 23, 2018 6:57 AM CST
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Name: Carol H. Sandt
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Please direct me to the database entry for the following Trillium. Its narrow flower petals do not match the images shown for Trillium pusillum in the NGA database. I need more specific help.

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Thank you.
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Apr 23, 2018 7:33 AM CST
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Apr 23, 2018 7:40 AM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
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I've submitted a proposal to add the common name of Dwarf Wakerobin. I couldn't find any information about the width of the flower petals so I wonder if they might be variable?
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Apr 23, 2018 3:27 PM CST
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Name: Carol H. Sandt
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plantladylin said:https://garden.org/plants/view/87949/Least-Trillium-Trillium-pusillum/


The petals look very different. The Mt. Cuba specimen's petals are much thinner and lance-shaped with toothed edges. Should I upload my image anyway?

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Apr 23, 2018 3:39 PM CST
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Trillium pusillum varies quite a bit in appearance across its range. I have no problem believing that both the pictures that are currently in the database and your pictures are of Trillium pusillum.
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Apr 23, 2018 3:46 PM CST
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Name: Carol H. Sandt
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (Zone 6b)
Annuals Roses Peonies Region: Pennsylvania Region: Mid-Atlantic Hostas
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KentPfeiffer said:Trillium pusillum varies quite a bit in appearance across its range. I have no problem believing that both the pictures that are currently in the database and your pictures are of Trillium pusillum.


OK. Thank you, Kent. With your blessing, I will go ahead and upload it.
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