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Fritillaria imperialis (Crown Imperial)

Fritillaria imperialis (Crown Imperial)
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Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Spiky Foliage / Spiky Upright Form, Architectural Form
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Orange Flowers (Summer early), Medium green Foliage
Care Regular Maintenance Required
Hardiness Half hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Fritillaria imperialis:

  • Suitable for container growing
  • Architectural plant – ideal as a ‘stand out’ plant

Weaknesses of Fritillaria imperialis

  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Fritillaria imperialis:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
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plants for pots and containers
architectural plants
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