Primula vulgaris

The gorgeous native Primrose, a true spring flower, with pretty pale flowers and attractive bright green foliage.

Month Available: February

Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous

Flower Colour: Yellow

Suitable For Wildlife: Bees

Soil Type: Damp conditions

Sun/Shade: Partial shade

Season of Interest: Spring

Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers

Plant Type: Perennial

Hardy: Fully

Main Attribute: Spring flowering.

Height / Spread: 20cm x 35cm (8in x 14in)

A wonderful native plant, be careful where you plant them though as they are not as vigorous as those found in the wild and won't grown well in grass areas.

Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders

Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Slugs, Vine Weevil, Grey Mould, Leaf Spot.

Plant Care: Apply a mulch to the crown in winter.

Care and Time: Low - winter

Warning: Toxic if eaten.

Benefits: Looks wonderful with early daffodils in woodland settings and cottage gardens.

History: Originated from Western and Southern Europe. Commonly known as the Native Primrose.

EU Rights: N/A

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