New Trillium Species Discovered

Trillium_tennesseenseDr. Edward Schilling, Dr. Susan B. Farmer and graduate student Aaron Floden, have identified a brand-new species of trillium, Trillium tennesseense, known to grow in only three locations in eastern Tennessee. The research was published in June 2013 in The Castanea.  The Appalachian Voice Online has a story summarizing the discovery.

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