[Fritillaries: The Genus Fritillaria West of the Cascade Mountains]

Red Bells, Scarlet Fritillary

Fritillaria recurva

Inflorescence of Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva

A close-up of the inflorescence of scarlet fritillary as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR........April 6, 2009.

Red Bells, Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva - Red Bells, Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva

Red Bells, Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva - Red Bells, Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva

Scarlet fritillary as seen on Upper Table Rock near Medford, Oregon........April 28, 2012.

Close-up sideview of the flower of Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva - Close-up of the flower of scarlet fritillary: Fritillaria recurva

Close-up side and frontal views of the flower of scarlet fritillary as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR........April 6, 2009. Note that the tips of the tepals are curved backwards, a characteristic of this species.

Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva - Scarlet Fritillary: Fritillaria recurva

Two views of scarlet fritillary as seen in the Jacksonville Woodlands in Jacksonville, OR........April 6, 2009. Click each photo to see an enlarged view.

Paul Slichter