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PRIMULA beesiana

CANDELABRA TYPES

Shades of lilac-purple

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  • Deciduous - mid-green leaves to 22cm(9in) long, that die back to reduced rosettes or basal buds in winter. 2 - 8 whorls of 8 - 16 flowers 2cm (¾in) across.
  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - lilac purple
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Partial shade - will tolerate full sun if soil remains moist.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - syn. P. bulleyana subsp. beesiana.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, red spider mite, vine weevil, slugs, viruses, grey mould(Botrytis)
  • Place of origin - Himalayas (western China)
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to acid soil - requires deep, humus-rich soil.
  • Wet or boggy soil
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