Primula juliae
Primula juliae
Primula juliae
Primula juliae
Primula juliae
Primula juliae

Primula juliae

Primulaceae

Height

5 cm

Flower colour

purple

Flowering time

April - May

Foliage colour

green with farina

Sunlight

sun - part shade

Soil

fertile, well drained, fairly moist

pH

acid - neutral

Hardiness

fairly hardy

Plant range

Caucasus mountains

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.

Fairly hardy, but needs good soil conditions to thrive.

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