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Fritillaria meleagris Alba


Rare, unusual Turkish beauties and the easiest Fritillaria to grow.
Give your garden a Mediterranean feel each spring as elegant bell-shaped blooms nod in the breeze, just waiting for you to peek round the recurved petals into the heart.

Excellent as cut flowers for your home, or naturalising in your borders. Loved by bees, rabbit and deer resistant. Prefer well-drained soil in part shade. Height 30cm (12”). Spread 10cm (4”). Hardy bulbous perennials. Supplied as bulbs size 5/6cm
Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden, Cutting Garden, Prairie Style planting, Small Gardens

Hardiness
Hardy bulb

Category
Bulbs

Other
Bees and Butterflies, Flowers For Cutting/Drying, Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners, Pest Resistant, Rare or Unusual, Suitable for Container

Flowering Time
Spring

Aspect
Sun or Partial Shade

Spread
10cm (4")

Height
30cm (12")

Fritillaria

Soil

Well-drained

Position

Full sun/Part shade

Flowering

April and May

Additional Information

Fritillaria are elegant drooping bell-shaped flowers especially suitable for planting in groups, lawns, and garden rockeries. Spring flowering bulbs often chosen for their 'wild garden' look and unusual colour combinations. Hardy bulbous perennial.

Delivery Date: 15 Sep 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
Kind wishes"
 
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