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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The 30cm-high snake's head fritillaries are perfect for the shade of borders and shrubberies or in less structured planting in grass or wooded areas.
Snake's head fritillaries always attract attention and are hardy in free–draining soil.
The form of the snake's head, eyes and mouth are intact.
He wants to be a Major champion and once you bite that snake's head off that snake is dead.
The player to move all three pennies or nickels to the snake's head first wins
When one of the other rounds barely missed the snake's head, the venomous serpents just wiggled away.
Likud party member Danny Danon told Israel Radio, "Hamas no longer has a bargaining chip (captive soldier Gilad Shalit) and that they must now realize that after the very generous Israeli deal, it's time to begin dealing with the snake's head (the leaders of Hamas in the Gaza strip).
United States ambassador in Sofia, James Warlick, said: "We cut the snake's head off.
The snake's head and front section is visible on the tail of the crocodile, while the rest is coiled around the figure.
There were tales of how Richard would hold the snake's head while keeping its body in a tall white bucket as I drove the Jeep down the curving and rough road to an open area over a mile away where we would turn it loose.
Much to my amazement, he'd shot the snake's head clean off.
Washington, June 19 (ANI): A tentacled snake from South East Asia has developed a unique line of attack to catch its prey-it startles a fish in a way that the prey turns toward the snake's head to flee instead of turning away.
On the evening of Sunday, May 3, a guest claimed that a severed snake's head was served with his vegetables.
When his supervisor came with a policeman, Mr Nyaumbe smothered the snake's head with his shirt to prevent it from swallowing him, while the rescuers tied it with a rope and pulled.
When his supervisor came with a policeman, Nyaumbe smothered the snake's head with his shirt, while the rescuers tied it with a rope and pulled.