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Fritillaria Uva Vulpis

Fox's Grape Fritillary

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Plant Code: BFRUV

Dusty plum-purple petals with yellow tips cradle yellow inner petals. The pendulous flowers are complemented by bluish-green foliage blades. The foliage scampers upwards hugging the flower stems to mingle with the nodding blossoms. Fritillaria Uva Vulpis is quite a robust naturalizer, returning each year in greater numbers. 25 bulbs per bag. Bulb size 6+ cm.

Details

Type: Bulbs
Height: Short 14"
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: Purple
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 6" deep. Give them sun and a well-drained soil that stays dry in the summer.