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Fritillaria imperialis 'Orange Beauty'

A super-reliable and perennial, brick-red Giant Imperial Fritillary.
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3 bulbs

6 bulbs

1 bulb (261074-1)

1 x 2 litre pot (1 bulb per pot) (511184-2L)

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
March - April
Height
90cm (36in)
Group/Species
imperialis
Common name
Crown Imperial
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Plant the bulbs with the point facing upwards, 20cm deep approx 20-30cm apart.
Cultivation
Plant the bulbs with the point facing upwards, 20cm deep approx 20-30cm apart. Protect new growth from slugs and snails. Once they have finished flowering, leave them to die back naturally to help bulk up the bulbs for next year.

Description

A super-reliable and perennial, brick-red Giant Imperial Fritillary. Once the flowers are over, I love the punk hairdo leaves above the seedheads.