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fritillary

[frə′til·ə·rē]
(botany)
The common name for plants of the genus Fritillaria.
(invertebrate zoology)
The common name for butterflies in several genera of the subfamily Nymphalinae.
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The fritillaria Crown Imperial has an unmistakable smell and announces its presence before they are seen.
This is your first chance to attack them by checking the soil around the planted bulbs of lilies, cardiocrinums and fritillarias.
We have a good show of primroses in the Moss walk and the first fritillarias are in bloom.
Plant fritillarias, crocus and dwarf daffodils in areas that you don't mind leaving unkempt until June each year.