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Synonyms for wake-robin
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
common American spring-flowering woodland herb having sheathing leaves and an upright club-shaped spadix with overarching green and purple spathe producing scarlet berries
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Within the first mile or so, hikers see masses of large-flowered trilliums on the slopes, as well as wake-robin
, bellwort, and Dutchman's breeches.
Among his books are Wake-Robin
(1871); Locusts and Wild Honey (1879); Fresh Fields (1884), a travel book; Signs and Seasons (1886); Bird and Bough (1906), poems; Time and Change (1912); The Breath of Life (1915); and Accepting the Universe (1922).
I first chose a purple wake-robin
(Trillium), and confirmed my choice by checking down through the standard descriptions of hardiness zones, habitat and range, size, color and blooming time.
is another name for the trillium because it blooms about the time robins return.