Fritillaria Checkered Lily Meleagris
Fritillaria - Checkered Lily, Meleagris, 10 Pack
Fritillaria - Checkered Lily, Meleagris, 10 Pack
Fritillaria - Checkered Lily, Meleagris, 10 Pack

Fritillaria - Checkered Lily, Meleagris, 10 Pack

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  • Shipping Starts in Mid September
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CHECKERED LILY - MELEAGRIS

  • Late Spring Flowering
  • 10 Pack
  • Great for naturalizing
  • Zone 3

The Checkered Lily, botanically known as Fritillaria Meleagris, is a uniquely-patterned, low-fuss perennial that is sure to attract attention in your garden! Native to Europe, these bell-shaped flowers have a burgundy and white checkerboard pattern donning their petals that can be seen in late spring. These flowers are also hardy, deer-resistant, and heavy spreaders. Plant bulbs in September-December and you can expect blooms to start appearing through April and May, with plants eventually reaching 8 inches tall. Bulbs should be placed 3 inches deep and 3 inches apart in rich soil. Well-draining soil is best, but Checkered Lilies thrive in moist conditions and can tolerate soil with less optimal drainage as well. These flowers can be planted in a variety of areas as long as they receive full to partial sun; containers, flower beds, borders, and lawns are all great choices!

Color

Burgundy and White

Bulb Season

Fall, Sept - Dec 

Bulb size

6/7cm

Bloom

April - May

Lighting

Full to partial sun

Water 

As needed

Fragrant

No

Size

8” (20cm)

Plant Depth 

3”

Space Apart

3”

Deer Resistant

Yes

Skill Level

Easy

Zone

Zone 3

Toxic

No

Other Benefits

Great as naturalizers


At Wildwood, we aim to make sure every plant arrives healthy and safe to your door in time for your planting period. Here is what you can expect after placing your order!

Shipping Schedule

The shipment of your order will follow our approximate schedule found below where timing will be dependent on what is being shipped, your planting zone, and the current weather conditions for shipping.

 Shipping For Earliest Shipping Time
Zone 1 - 9 Mid September
Fall Peonies Mid October
Amaryllis Late October

 

All times listed are the earliest dates shipping can start in that zone. Shipping times can change due to harsh weather conditions or supplier delays if they occur.

 

Not sure what planting zone you are? Check the map here or visit Natural Resources Canada to find the hardiness zone in your Municipality.

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