Fritillaria meleagris alba

Fritillaria meleagris

This nodding bloom emanates a quiet elegance.

Blooms mid spring

Also known as Checkered Lily, this heirloom meadow flower has a history of cultivation in Europe dating back to 1575! Alba is an ivory selection with nodding blooms and 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.

from $7.99

10 bulbs $7.99 Begins shipping October 25th.
30 bulbs $20.99 Begins shipping October 25th.

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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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