AWARD

PRIMULA vialli

OTHER PRIMULAS

Lilac poker-like flowers, red in bud
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Broadly lance-shaped leaves to 30cm (12in) long
  • Purple
    Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Lilac, red in bud
  • Height
    30-60cm (1-2ft)
  • Spread
    30cm (12in)
  • 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, often short-lived, perennial.
  • 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)
  • Partial shade
    Will tolerate full sun if soil remains moist.

PRIMULA vialli

 
Seeds £6.00 per packet 
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£12.50 each 
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Any 3+ £10.00 each

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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Thrives in consistently moist soil at bog edges and near streams and water. Not suitable for standing in water
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, red spider mite, vine weevil, slugs, viruses, grey mould(Botrytis)
    Place of origin
    China (northwestern Yunnan, southwestern Sichuan). Introduced into UK by George Forrest in 1906.
  • Flower Shape
    Spikes
    Dense spikes to 15cm (6in) long
    Tubular
    Tubular, pendent flowers to 1cm (½in) across
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    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
30-60cm (1-2ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

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