Fritillaria meleagris Snake’s head fritillary

Description

This attractive spring bulb has attractive checkerboard drooping purple or white flowers. Easily grown provided the soil does not become too dry.

Repotting or planting

Remove the plant from the pot, and plant in damp ground, in a hole deep enough to accommodate the root ball.

Care instructions

Trim back dead foliage in Autumn.

Colour

Red

Growth rate

Slow

Flowers

April-May

Sun/shade

Full sun- Part shade

Native

Season

Spring

Measurements in centimetres

Height Min –Max

20-30

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