Zones: 4 to 8
Light: Full Sun / Part Shade
Bloom Time: Mid-spring
Height: 10″ to 15″
Spread: 3″ to 4″
The Guinea Hen Flower (Fritillaria meleagris) has purple or white flowers with a unique checked pattern.
It blooms in mid-spring and is deer- and rodent-resistant.
Planted in the garden, it naturalizes. But it also does well in containers.
Plant the bulbs 5″ deep and 3″ to 4″ apart.