Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula
Primula auricula

Primula auricula

Auricula

syn. Mountain Cowslip

Primulaceae

Height

20 cm​

Flower colour

yellow

Flowering time

May - June

Foliage colour

green with farina

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Europe

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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