Also known as
Crown On Crown, Royal Crown Flower, Imperial Fritillary, Fritillary
5 years to reach maturity
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Crown Imperial Overview
This is a spring flowering garden bulb, It will bear whorls of lance-shaped pale green leaves and pendent clusters of up to 8 yellow, orange or red bell-shaped flowers. The flower heads are ornamental and will grow in full sun or partial shade. They are ideal for the border garden or woodland setting.
How to propagate Crown Imperial
Bulbs should be planted in the autumn and laid on their side to prevent water rot.
Other uses of Crown Imperial
Cutting bed, border, border garden or woodland setting.