Fritillaria imperialis

Fritillaria imperialis

  • Fritillaria imperialis
  • Fritillaria imperialis
  • Flower name
    Fritillaria imperialis
  • Scientific name
    Fritillaria imperialis
  • Aliasヨウラクユリ, 瓔珞百合, フリチラリア・インペリアリス, オウカンユリ, 王冠百合, Fritillaria imperialis, Fritillaria
  • Place of originsouthern Turkey
  • Place of floweringGarden
  • Flowering seasonMarch, April, May

What is Fritillaria imperialis

Fritillaria imperialis or fritillaria (Generic name: Fritillaria imperialis) is a cold-hardy, semi-vineous bulbous perennial plant of the genus Fritillaria in the family Liliaceae, native to southern Turkey. The fleshy stems emerge from the large bulbs and produce many small flowers in a ring at the end of the stems. In the wild, the small flowers are orange in color with a bell shape and bloom downward. There are also horticultural varieties in yellow and red. Baimo (scientific name: Fritillaria verticillata var. thunbergii) and It is in the same family as black lily (Fritillaria camtschatcensis).

Common name: Fritillaria, Scientific name: Fritillaria imperialis, aks: crown imperial, imperial fritillary, Kaiser's crown, jewel lily, crown lily, Place of origin: Southern Turkey, Grass height: 60-100 cm, Inflorescence Flowering season: March-May, Flower color: orange, yellow, Flower diameter: 4-5 cm, Notes: Poisonous.


  • Order
    Liliales
  • Family
    Liliaceae
  • Genus
    Fritillaria
  • Species
    F. imperialis
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
    Bell-shaped
  • Leaf type
    Arrowhead shape
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typecold-hardy, semi-vineous bulbous perennial plant
  • Flower colorsOrange
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height60.0 ~ 100.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower4.0 ~ 5.0 cm

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