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PRIMULA florindae

Commonly known as Giant yellow cowslip, Himalayan cowslip

OTHER PRIMULAS

Late flowering, canary-yellow, scented
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£11.50 each
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Any 3+ £10.00 each
Any 10+ £9.50 each

  • Deciduous - ovate, toothed, mid-green leaves to 45cm (18in) long
  • Yellow
  • Height - to 1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread - 20-40cm (8-16in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - rosette-forming perennial. Produces umbels of up to 40 pendent flowers
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, red spider mite, vine weevil, slugs, viruses, grey mould(Botrytis)
  • Place of origin - southeastern Tibet. Introduced into UK by Frank Kingdon-Ward (1885-1958) in 1924.
  • Flower Shape - Tubular - - tubular to funnel-shaped 1-2cm (½-¾in) across
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Neutral to acid soil - requires deep, humus-rich soil.
  • Wet or boggy soil
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
to 1.2m (4ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  20-40cm (8-16in)
 

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