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Fritillaria 'Rubra Maxima'  

Fritillaria imperialis

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Rubra Maxima is a variety of Fritillaria which is a member of the Missionbell family. Its botanical name is Fritillaria imperialis 'Rubra Maxima'. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Golden yellow. Rubra Maxima normally grows to a max height of 3.25 feet (1.00 metres metric). This variety tends to bloom in late spring.

Rubra Maxima Fritillaria is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Rubra Maxima have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Rubra Maxima

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately.

Growing Rubra Maxima from seed

Transplanting Rubra Maxima

Harvesting Rubra Maxima

Fritillaria Rubra Maxima Etymology

The specific epithet means imperial.

Rubra Maxima folklore & trivia

The flowers of this plant repels mice, moles, and other small animals.

Other Names for Fritillaria 'Rubra Maxima'

Imperial fritillary