Daily Archives: March 20, 2015


PhotoFriday 7: Snake’s Head Fritillary 2

Snake’s Head Fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris)   Did you know…… The name Fritillaria comes from the Latin fritillus meaning dice-box, possibly referring to the chequered pattern on the flowers. It’s also called chess flower, snake’s head fritillary, snake’s head, frog-cup, guinea-hen flower, guinea flower, leper lily , Lazarus bell, chequered lily, chequered daffodil, drooping tulip or simply […]