Fritillaria Michailovskyi

Michael's Flower

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.
Cultural and Growing Info is provided below.

Plant Code: BFRMI

Nodding bell-shaped, deep burgundy blossoms are brightly tipped in glowing yellow. Many suspended bells, often up to 5 per stem, on arched branching stems in April to May. Deer and rodent-resistant, Fritillaria michailovskyi is native to Turkey. 8 bulbs per bag. Bulb size 5+ cm.


Type: Bulbs
Height: Short 6-12"
Spacing: Plant 6-8" apart
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun / Half Shade
Zones: 5-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower: Burgundy
Accent: Yellow

Features to Note

  • For a Slope or Bank
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Bulbs for Naturalizing
  • Rabbit Resistant

Fritillaria General Information

A delight in practically any setting, and their unusual shape draws the eye to them. The bulbs have a faint odor which helps in keeping voles out of the garden.

Fritillaria Plant Care

Plant 6-8" apart and 4" deep. Give them sun and a well drained soil that stays dry in the summer.