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Approximately 800.00 seeds per gram
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B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK) is cold hardy
USDA Zone:4 -30° to -20°F (-34.5° to -29°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
waxy WHITE - PURPLE chequered, single or paired fls.
lin.-lance., to 13x6cm.
|Height, in meters: 0.3
Height, in feet: 0.99
|Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK) seeds may be subject to seasonal availability
| Parts of Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK) are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK):
|Lilium variegatum, Narcissus caparonius,|
Common names for Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK):
|Checkered Lily, Chequered Lily, Fritillaria, Gewohnliche Schachblume, Guinea Hen Flower, Kiebitzei, Oeuf de vanneau, Pintade, Schachbrettblume, Snake's Head Fritillary, Snakehead Fritillary,|
Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK)
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
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Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK) seeds will usually germinate in 330-540 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Fritillaria meleagris hort. (proteg. UK) seeds will mostly germinate as the weather warms up in Spring, some may germinate during the Summer or Autumn but are more likely to stay dormant until the following Spring.