Yellow Crown Imperials
Exotic-Looking and Bright-Colored!
- SKU: 86407
- Zones: 3-10
- Height: 24 - 36 inches
- Shade Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Bloom Time: Mid to Late Spring
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Yellow Crown Imperials
- Botanical NameFRITILLARIA IMPERIALIS 'MAXIMA LUTEA'
- Ships As20-22 CM
- Height24 - 36 inches
- Spacing12 - 18 inches
- Spread3 - 6 inches
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Color Descriptionyellow
- Foliage TypeLeaves at the base of the stem are either in whorls or alternate, upper part of stem is bare except for tuft at top above flowers.
- Bloom TimeMid to Late Spring
- Flower FormLarge bell-shaped flowers in clusters
- Soil RequirementsPrefers rich, well-draining neutral pH soil and a hot dry period over the summer.
- Growth RateMedium
- PruningNo pruning needed.
- Winter CareA bit more finicky than the average bulb, it Needs winter protection of 2 inches of mulch.
- State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
- Planting Instructions6" to 7" deep and 8" to 10" apart
- Deer Resistant
Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.
Plants, fertilizer and other supplies* will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
*Fertilizer and other supplies ordered separately are typically shipped within 5 business days.
**Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August
2018 Fall Shipping Schedule
Bulbs, Potted Plants and &
|1A-6B||9/4/18 - 11/02/18|
|7A-10B||9/4/18 - 11/16/18|
|Last Order Date||Zones 1-6: 10/29/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/12/2018
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bare-root perennials, trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant. This promotes optimum transit conditions and success in your garden. In the Fall, these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order.
For trees and other oversize items, we do not ship to PO boxes and it will be delivered via FedEx Home delivery.
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Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.
Our regular shipping and handling charges are as follows:
|Up to $10.00||$8.95|
|$10.01 to $20.00||$9.95|
|$20.01 to $ 30.00||$10.95|
|$30.01 to $ 40.00||$12.95|
|$40.01 to $50.00||$14.95|