Fritillaria meleagris Snake's Head Fritillary

- Image ID: B8ACJN
Fritillaria meleagris Snake's Head Fritillary
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Image ID: B8ACJN
The flower has a chequered reddish-brown, purple, white and grey colouration, sometimes mostly white. It flowers from March to May and grows between 15 and 40 cm in height. It has a round bulb, about 2cm in diameter which contains poisonous alkaloids.