Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'
Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'

Primula rosea 'Grandiflora'

Himalayan Meadow Primrose

syn. Rosy Primrose, Pink Bog Primrose

Primulaceae

Height

15 - 30 cm

Flower colour

pink

Flowering time

May

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - part shade

Soil

humus-rich, fertile, moist

pH

acid - neutral

Hardiness

possibly tender

Plant range

the species is native to Afghanistan and Kashmir

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 January - March.

Seed not covered and stored at 15 - 20°C (60 - 68°F) until germination.

A cultivar that is more vigorous and floriferous than the species.

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