Trillium recurvatum


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Noun1.Trillium recurvatum - trillium of central United States having dark purple sessile flowersTrillium recurvatum - trillium of central United States having dark purple sessile flowers
trillium, wake-robin, wood lily - any liliaceous plant of the genus Trillium having a whorl of three leaves at the top of the stem with a single three-petaled flower
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Trillium recurvatum is a long lived perennial found in the southern part of the state, its northernmost distributional range and an area subject to considerable habitat fragmentation.
This study tests the hypothesis that either lack of pollinators or lack of pollen distribution contributes to the rarity of Trillium recurvatum in Wisconsin.
To test the hypothesis that Trillium recurvatum is pollen limited, field studies were conducted among wild plants in three forested sites in southern Wisconsin (Green, Jefferson and Waukesha Counties) during the spring months of 2002, 2003 and 2004.