Fritillaria meleagris

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Synonyms for Fritillaria meleagris

Eurasian checkered lily with pendant flowers usually veined and checkered with purple or maroon on a pale ground and shaped like the bells carried by lepers in medieval times

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Look out for some of the more unusual bulbs that might suite particular conditions in your garden - fritillaria meleagris and leucojums like it wet, anemone blanda likes it partially shaded and camassias do well in long grass.
We scattered wild daffodil seed in the meadow 35 years ago and that has naturalised along with narcissus, fritillaria meleagris, crocus, cowslip, snowdrops and wood anemones.
95 you can get 50 Fritillaria Meleagris (Snakeshead).
Fritillaria meleagris is a bulbous perennial which produces a single, relatively large, nodding bell-flower on an erect stem some 20cm (8in) tall.
The snakeshead fritillary, Fritillaria meleagris, is a native of British lowland water meadows and will gradually naturalise in damp, grassy areas or beside ponds.
You can buy 50 mixed Fritillaria meleagris for only PS8.
PREPARE now for a colourful spring with this week's special offer: buy 50 Fritillaria meleagris (Snakeshead Fritillary) for only pounds 6.
THIS week's great online offer is 100 Fritillaria Meleagris for only pounds 6.
FRITILLARIA meleagris, also known as snake's head, is the only fritillaria variety originating in Britain.
Fritillaria Meleagris (30 bulbs), the Snakes Head, is a spring-flowering bulb with dainty heads of mottled pink, purple and white, bell-shaped flowers.
SNAKESHEAD, or Fritillaria Meleagris, is grows to 12-15in and thrives on damp conditions.