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Fritillaria Acmopetala

Fritillaria Acmopetala

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Plant name: Fritillaria Acmopetala

Other names: Pointed-petal fritillary

Category: Bulbous perennial

Plant family: Liliaceae 

Light preference: Full sun

Soil preference: Loam, chalk, sand ; acid, alkaline, neutral; well-drained

Flowering/fruiting month: March-May

Size:

  • 0.1-0.5 metres height
  • 0.0-0.1 metres spread

DescriptionF. acmopetala is a bulbous perennial with erect stems to 30cm, bearing scattered, narrowly lanceolate leaves and 1-2 terminal, nodding, bell-shaped flowers 3-4cm long, pale green, tinged purple on the inner tepals

Care: Not a huge amount of care needed. Cut back when foliage turns yellow at the end of the season. Prone to attack by lily beetles and slugs!

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