One of my favorite parts of spring is waiting to see if something I planted last year comes back. So far this year all the plants I bought at Blanchette Gardens – a special perennial nursery in the area – have made an appearance and are doing really well. One plant is my trillium flexipes. There were 3 plants in the container and one bloomed last year – it must be the older one since it can take years for trillium to bloom. I can’t remember where I planted the 3rd one (I haven’t found it yet) but I’ll keep searching!
In the meantime, here’s the progression of my blooming trillium this spring: