During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Rubra Crown Imperial Fritillaria - 1 bulb
Botanical Name: Fritillaria Imperialis
Description: An impressive accent for the mid-spring garden. These regal plants wear a striking coronet of upright leaves hung with large bell-shaped blooms of brick red. Dramatic planted in groups amid lower-growing spring flowers, they soon become focal points as their stems rise to a majestic height. Consistently splendid performers requiring little attention. Increase in number each year.
Bloom Time Mid-Spring
Foliage Color Green
Sun Requirements Full Sun, Partial Shade
Type/Size 20+ cm Bulbs
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8