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Crown Imperial Lily

Observed: 27th March 2011 By: David Trevan
Isle of Wight Natural History & Archaeological Soc
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Description:

Tall stately bulbous plant grown in borders, the flowers are supposed to have a musky perfume but I did not notice this on the specimen I photographed.

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Species with which Crown Imperial Lily (Fritillaria imperialis) interacts

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The scent varies in

The scent varies in intensity. For much of the time you will not notice anything then suddenly you get a strong musky smell that you can smell from some distance.