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Yellow Crown Imperial

SKU: AM003744
per Bag of 1
No longer available this season.
Downward facing, yellow bell-shaped blooms are 'crowned' with spiky green foliage to make an impressive display in the spring garden. Low maintenance Crown Imperial plants reach heights of 2 to 3 ft. and produce enormous, showy flowers. Sun lovers. (Fritillaria lutea)
key features
Botanical Name
Fritillaria lutea
Deer Resistant, Squirrel Resistant, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Mature Height
36-40" tall
Bulb Spacing
1 bulb per sq. ft.
Bloom Time
Mid spring


These majestic plants create elegant focal points in the garden. The elegant umbrella-like flowers stand tall and look down at your other plants. Lutea is clear butter yellow, and will be like a sunny spotlight rising over your other flowers. Spectacular!