painted trillium

noun

Definition of painted trillium

: a trillium (Trillium undulatum) of northeastern North America that has a solitary flower with white petals streaked with purple

First Known Use of painted trillium

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Painted trillium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/painted%20trillium. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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