Close-up of the flowers
Saw this lovely at the Smith College Bulb Show 3/5/06.
Up to four flowers per stem when happy.
Fritillaria michailowskyi. Demure: compare their size to the Crocus vernus foliage.
Seedpods in mid May.
Close-up of flower
Ripe seeds are flat and somewhat cordate.
F. Michael, better grown in containers.
March 20, 2012
April 16, 2013