Top Questions About Trillium

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Questions About Trillium

Asked by
Mike Dyson on
March 8, 2017
London Ont Canada

Q. Planting trillium

Can you plant trillium bulbs in spring?

Answered by
Downtoearthdigs on
March 9, 2017
Certified Expert
A.

The best time to plant or divide a Trillium is when they are dormant, so this can start late summer into early fall.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/trillium/growing-trillium.htm

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Asked by
Cyndi Oleniczak on
March 21, 2017
Zone 5

Q. Trillium

I live in Michigan and need to plant some trillium in spring. Do I plant it now?

Answered by
Downtoearthdigs on
March 22, 2017
Certified Expert
A.

Yes, you can plant out in spring after danger of frost has passed.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/trillium/growing-trillium.htm

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Asked by
paxiomatic on
August 18, 2017
98245 wooded property

Q. trillium

what is the appropriate way to deal with spent trillium blossoms?

Answered by
Downtoearthdigs on
August 21, 2017
Certified Expert
A.

You can snip them from the plant if needed.

Leave the leaves to die down naturally.

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Asked by
jflah on
September 30, 2017
98226

Q. trillium care

should I cut back my trilliums this fall?

Answered by
MichiganDot on
September 30, 2017
A.

If the leaves are ratty looking, trim them if you wish. Left in place, the leaves will compost and add to soil fertility. There is no requirement here, it is personal preference that guides your decision.

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