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PRIMULA veris

Commonly known as Cowslip, Herb Peter, Palsywort

OTHER PRIMULAS

Variable yellow flowers

£11.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £10.00 each
Any 10+ £9.50 each

  • Evergreen - oblong to ovate, sometimes scalloped, leaves to 20cm (8in) long
  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • Yellow - variable yellow shades
  • Height - 25cm (10in)
  • Spread - 25cm (10in)
  • 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 2-16 salverform, nodding flowers 1.5-2.5cm (½-1in) across
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - the native cowslip. Wildlife plant - insects
  • Medicinal properties
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, vine weevils, slugs, viruses, grey mould(Botrytis)
  • Place of origin - Europe to western Asia
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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25cm (10in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  25cm (10in)
 

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