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botanical name:
Fritillaria imperialis 'Maxima Lutea'
Fritillaria imperialis 'Maxima Lutea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Crown imperial
synonyms:  Fritillaria imperialis 'Lutea Maxima'
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.20m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Large, bell-shaped bright yellow flowers on erect stems with the characteristic tuft of leaves on the top. Flowers in early summer.

Well drained, fertile soil in full sun.
Plant bulbs about 15cm deep.

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