Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile
Trillium persistens. Photo by Hugh Nourse.
Trillium persistens. Photo by Hugh and Carol Nourse.
Trillium persistens. Photo by J. D. Freeman, courtesy of Smithsonian Institution.
Trillium persistens range map.
Trillium persistens, persistent trillium
Most of the individual plants are found in the Tallulah Gorge and surrounding ravines on private land. A few individual plants occur in the adjacent Sumter National Forest.
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- As this species has a very restricted distribution, it could be adversely impacted by development in the Tallulah Gorge or the surrounding area
- Some silvicultural practices at the edges of the Gorge could have an adverse impact on the persistent trillium’s habitat
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence