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Snakeshead Fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris) bulbs-in-the-green

Snakeshead Fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris) bulbs-in-the-green

Out of stock
£0.95 per plant
(Incl. 20% tax)
  • Buy 25 and above at £0.95 per plant
  • Buy 50 and above at £0.75 per plant
  • Buy 150 and above at £0.58 per plant
  • Buy 250 and above at £0.68 per plant
  • Buy 500 and above at £0.63 per plant
SKU: Snakeshead_Fritillary_Fritillaria_meleagris_bulbs_in_the_green

Minimum Order Quantity of 10

Our Snakes-head Fritillary bulbs in the green are supplied between March to May and are priced per plant. There is a minimum order quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 please contact us.

All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat-free growing media in our sustainable nursery.

Common Name: Snakeshead Fritillary

Latin Name: Fritillaria meleagris

Description: Snakeshead fritillaries produce pretty, pendant, white and pinkish-purple bells with distinctive checkerboard markings on slender stems. This plant is rare to uncommon in the wild, inhabiting only a few damp, protected meadows mainly in central and southern England Flower with a few sites across the country. 

Plant Type: Perennial

Flowering Times: March to May

Flower Colour: Pink and Purple

Height: 10-50cm

Management: Snakeshead fritillary is a hardy plant, although can be prone to destruction by grazers such as rabbits. It can tolerate either full sun or partial shade and a range of soil types, although it grows best in damp, well-drained soils. Ensure the grassland is cut late Autumn to ensure the grass is low in early Spring.

Dimension (L x W x H) 0 x 0 x 0
Weight 1 Gram