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Fritillaria davisii (Fritillary davisii)

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.15m
Max height
0.5m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Fritillaria davisii

Other names

Fritillary davisii

Genus

Fritillaria Fritillaria

Species

F. davisii - F. davisii is a beautiful dwarf species with deep chocolate brown chequered flowers, only 15 cm tall.


Fritillaria davisii is: Deciduous

Habit

Erect

Flower

Checkered, Brown in Spring

Foliage

Green in Summer

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Lily beetle (Scarlet) , Slugs Lily beetle (Scarlet) , Slugs

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Fritillaria davisii (Fritillary davisii) will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Gravel, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Plant in most fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Prefers cool, moist summers. Handle the fragile bulbs carefully and plant at four times own depth.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Fritillaria davisii

Other names

Fritillary davisii

Genus

Fritillaria Fritillaria

Species

F. davisii - F. davisii is a beautiful dwarf species with deep chocolate brown chequered flowers, only 15 cm tall.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Erect


Colour

Flower

Checkered, Brown in Spring

Foliage

Green in Summer


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Lily beetle (Scarlet) , Slugs

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Fritillaria davisii (Fritillary davisii) will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Gravel, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Plant in most fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Prefers cool, moist summers. Handle the fragile bulbs carefully and plant at four times own depth.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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