Fritillaria meleagris L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

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Fritillaria meleagris (rights holder:)

Snake's Head Fritillary

The Snake's head fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris), also known as the common fritillary and the guinea-hen flower, is a wildflower occurring from Great Britain to central Russia south to the western Balkans. Its name comes from the Latin word fritillus, meaning "dice box" (which used to be checkered), and meleagris, for the guinea fowl which it resembles. Fritillaria meleagris flowers from la...

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