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Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis
Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis Uva Vulpis

Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis is a bulbous perennial with grassy leaves and dark mahogany, bell-shaped flowers tipped yellow in mid to late Spring. Each stem can have 1 to 3 small downward facing flowers and can grow between 6-8cm in height. 

  • Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis should be planted in the Autumn for Spring flowering.
  • Find a location with full sun or partial shade with well-drained, sandy soil, if necessary add sand, grit or gravel to be improve the condition of the area for planting.
  • Arrange the bulbs in clusters.
  • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs about 1-2" apart.
  • If planting in pots, use  good-quality, multi-purpose compost, preferably adding sand to the planting hole to prevent the bulbs from rotting.
  • Plant the bulbs 2-3" of soil above them.
  • It is best to plant the Uva Vulpis bulb on its side - this prevents water collecting at the top of the bulb and causing it to rot.

 

 

 

Description

Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis is a bulbous perennial with grassy leaves and dark mahogany, bell-shaped flowers tipped yellow in mid to late Spring. Each stem can have 1 to 3 small downward facing flowers and can grow between 6-8cm in height. 

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Delivery / Returns

Spring Flowering Bulbs are delivered in the Autumn

Delivery and P&P

Spring Flowering Bulbs are dispatched from September to November.
All orders should be dispatched within 3-5 working days during this time.
Postage cost to the UK (excluding N.Ireland) is £4.99.
Orders over £50 qualify for FREE delivery.
Unfortunately, we are not currently delivering to the EU. See Delivery page.
When your order is due for dispatch, you will receive a tracking email from us to track your parcel with the Royal Mail.
Your parcel will be sent on a 48 hour tracked service.

Returns and Refunds

You have the right to cancel your order at any time before it is dispatched.
All returns must be returned at your cost within 7 days of receipt.
Payment for the returned goods will be refunded within 7 days of the goods being received by us, less the postage charges. 



Planting & Growing Instructions

  • Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis should be planted in the Autumn for Spring flowering.
  • Find a location with full sun or partial shade with well-drained, sandy soil, if necessary add sand, grit or gravel to be improve the condition of the area for planting.
  • Arrange the bulbs in clusters.
  • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs about 1-2" apart.
  • If planting in pots, use  good-quality, multi-purpose compost, preferably adding sand to the planting hole to prevent the bulbs from rotting.
  • Plant the bulbs 2-3" of soil above them.
  • It is best to plant the Uva Vulpis bulb on its side - this prevents water collecting at the top of the bulb and causing it to rot.

 

 

 

Care Instructions

  • If planting in borders in the garden, the soil must be well drained and, preferably, sandy.
  • If planting in pots, make sure the Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis are kept moist but do not get waterlogged.
  • If planting in pots, it may be an idea to tilt the pots on their side in the winter to prevent waterlog.
  • When the Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis has finished flowering, cut any seed heads back and allow the foliage to die back naturally.
  • Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis bulbs will multiply during the first or second year of planting. Ideally, the best time to lift and check your bulbs for dividing is during the months of August and September. Once, you have divided your bulbs, they will all need replanting.
  • Keep a look out for the Scarlet Lily Beetle, this will ruin your Fritillaria foliage. Prevent them from doing so by using our Lily Beetle Prevention spray.

 

 

 

£4.75

Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis

Uva Vulpis, Foxes' Grape, Fox's Grape
  • 20 Bulbs £4.75
  • 50 bulbs £11.00
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Specification
Also known as: Uva Vulpis, Foxes' Grape, Fox's Grape
Genus: Fritillaria
Colours: Deep Purple and Yellow/Orange
Aspect: Full Sun/Partial Shade
Height: 30cm / 12"
Planting period: Autumn (September/October)
Soil Type: Well-drained and Gritty Soil
Hardiness: Hardy - H5 (-15°C to -10°C)
Shipping est: *PRE-ORDER NOW FOR DELIVERY IN SEPTEMBER 2021*
Delivery time: Autumn delivery (Sept to Nov 2021)
Suitable for containers: Yes
Scented: No
Double flowered: No
Border Position: Front/Middle
SKU harts11231
  • Description

    Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis is a bulbous perennial with grassy leaves and dark mahogany, bell-shaped flowers tipped yellow in mid to late Spring. Each stem can have 1 to 3 small downward facing flowers and can grow between 6-8cm in height. 

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  • Planting & Growing Instructions
    • Fritillaria Assyriaca/Uva Vulpis should be planted in the Autumn for Spring flowering.
    • Find a location with full sun or partial shade with well-drained, sandy soil, if necessary add sand, grit or gravel to be improve the condition of the area for planting.
    • Arrange the bulbs in clusters.
    • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs about 1-2" apart.
    • If planting in pots, use  good-quality, multi-purpose compost, preferably adding sand to the planting hole to prevent the bulbs from rotting.
    • Plant the bulbs 2-3" of soil above them.
    • It is best to plant the Uva Vulpis bulb on its side - this prevents water collecting at the top of the bulb and causing it to rot.

     

     

     

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