Crown Imperial Flower

“Knowledge crowns,those who seek her” Syracuse University

Have you come across this flower?

Scientific name is ‘Fritillaria imperialis

Why it’s called ‘Crown Imperial’ flower?

It bears a prominent whorl of downward facing flowers at the top of the stem, toppled by a crown of small leaves, hence the name.

A flowering plant that drawing attention immediately in the garden.

Fritillaria imperialis is a BULB growing to 1 m (3ft 3in) by 0.3 m (1ft).

Color ranges from orange,yellow to green.

Thank you.


Philosophy Through Photography

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This post is part of Cee Neuner’s FOTD

  5 comments for “Crown Imperial Flower

  1. October 12, 2020 at 3:14 pm

    Beautiful flower with a beautiful name! Seems very rare to find…

    Liked by 2 people

  2. October 13, 2020 at 8:48 am

    Never saw this one before – very pretty! 🌞


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