Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena
Primula amoena

Primula amoena

syn. Primula elatior ssp. meyeri

Caucasian Primrose

Primulaceae

Height

15 cm​

Flower colour

violet

Flowering time

April - May

Foliage colour

dark green

Sunlight

sun - part shade

Soil

humus rich, well drained, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Caucasus

Primula, is a very large genus of around 500 species in the primrose family, Primulaceae. The genus has a wide distribution, but the majority, about half the species, are native to the Himalayas. They grow in varied habitats, some are excellent rock garden plants, while others thrive in deep, fertile soil in semi-shade. The majority is not drought tolerant.

Propagation:


Division in spring or fall.


Seed - sown in September - January.

Seed not covered and stored outside until March, then brought to 15°C (60°F) for germination.

Hardy spring flowering plant.

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