Red Trillium (Trillium erectum)

Habitat: Forests

Grows in Sun/Shade: Shade

Flowers: Red/Pink

Attributes: Walnut tolerant, Clay soil tolerant

Height: 20-50 cm (7-19 in)


Similar to the white trillium, but with a maroon flower. All trilliums are grown from seed, and therefore small when sold. It will take another 3-4 years for the plants to flower after planting.


For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Wildflowers website


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email