Fritillaria meleagris

Fritillaria meleagris

Sweet, beguiling bells

Blooms mid spring

Also known as Checkered Lily. An heirloom species that dates back to 1575. These bell-shaped, "checkered" flowers are either deep purple/maroon or ivory/white with thin, grassy foliage intermittently spaced on slender stems. Prefers light shade or dappled sunlight. Reaches heights of 8" to 12". Pest-resistant, and a great Naturalizer.

Does not ship internationally.

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10 bulbs $4.99 Begins shipping October 15th.
30 bulbs $11.99 Begins shipping October 15th.

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Fritillaria do best in light shade or dappled sunlight. They require a well-drained soil. After planting, water in well; beyond that average rainfall should suffice. Plant as soon as possible after receipt.
Follow variety instructions on planting depth.

Bloom Season Mid Spring
Planting Depth 5"
Bulb spacing 5"
Bulbs per Square Foot 9
Height at Maturity 12"
Sun Preference Partial Sun
Hardiness Zone Range 3-8
Naturalizes? Yes

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