Delightful crimson flower spikes open into the most vivid of lilac flowers creating a stunning summer display.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Damp conditions
Sun/Shade: Partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 60cm x 30cm (24in x 12in)
This makes a create bog plant, and I have mine planted in groups of 3 alongside my bog garden - wonderful!
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Generally free.
Plant Care: Divide into large clumps after flowering.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: Excellent for shade gardens with ferns, good bog garden plant, unusual flower, excellent colour.
History: Primula vialii is native to China and amongst other things is commonly known as Red Hot Poker Primrose.
EU Rights: N/A