Fritillaria Meleagris Mixed

Checkered Lily

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Plant Code: BFRME

Mixed colors of Fritillaria meleagris carry a very unusual white and burgundy checkered pattern on the bell-shaped blooms. 15 bulbs per bag. Bulb size 6+ cm.


Type: Bulbs
Height: Short 8"
Spacing: Plant 3-4" apart
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun / Half Shade
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower: Mixed

Features to Note

  • For a Slope or Bank
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Bulbs for Naturalizing

Fritillaria General Information

They are native to damp meadows and woodlands in Europe, so they need partial shade and abundant moisture. Also called Snake's head, has distinctive snakes-skin markings.

Fritillaria Plant Care

Plant 3-4" apart and 4" deep.