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The snow trillium is special in many ways. It is blooming right now just to our south and west while other trillium species are barely visible at all.
Early Spring wildflowers are blooming

Trevor Edmonson

At this point, like many of you, I am desperate for that first taste of spring wildflower blooms. Have camera, will travel.

I got some much needed relief last week from my friend Paul Marcum from the Illinois Natural History Survey who invited me down to see the elusive snow trillium (Trillium nivale) in bloom.

The snow trillium is special in many ways. It is blooming right now just to our south and west while other trillium species are barely visible at all.

This early bloomer does most of its hard work before any of the forest ...

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