We’re finding them everywhere on this property! The above picture was taken near the river. Not far from the metal ladder leading down to the private beach, are several small streams which provide perfect growing conditions for these rare, fragile plants. The following photographs show this area from various angles:

I took the following picture last week,

…then James happened to take a picture with nearly the same angle, several days later!

…along with this shot:

Another few from my earlier session, from close-in to further away:

A few days later, James was exploring the area of the property southeast of the barn, which is a good quarter-mile uphill from the river. He discovered many more trilliums growing in the woods.

He came across a particularly nice grouping of plants which almost looks like a bouquet, and called me over one late afternoon to take pictures: