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On my way to the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, I stopped somewhere along M26 to enjoy the vast expanse of Giant White Trillium starting to bloom in their grandest glory. Having had the good fortune of seeing these flowers in cosmological numbers -- some as big as a normal youth's fist - for few years in a row now, I was awestruck to see this not so commonly seen variant, the Double Flowered Giant White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum f. polymerum).

This double flower form produced occasionally by T. grandiflorum is a white six petalled flower with central ruff of small petals. Though almost invariably sterile, these are well sought after for their appearance.

In a 10 mile neighborhood ...

  1. Giant White Trillium
  2. Giant White Trillium
  3. White Geese
  4. Good Morning Sunshine
  5. Wyandotte Falls
  6. Hay Stack

Double Flowered Giant White Trillium
M-26, Ontonagon, MI 49953, USA


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n2c_113-0397
2013-05-27 10:24:57 -0400
46.82505 N, -88.99738 E, 1240 ft
NIKON D200
AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED
105.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 157.0 mm)
Aperture-priority AE
1/750 second(s)
f/5.6
200
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13.5
97.97 m
0.75 m
0.01 m (0.74 - 0.75)
11.3 deg (0.15 m)
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