Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'
Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'

Primula veris 'Sunset Shades'

Cowslip

Primulaceae

Height

10 - 30 cm

Flower colour

yellow, orange or red

Flowering time

May - June

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - part shade

Soil

humus-rich, fertile, moist, well drained, preferably lime-rich

pH

slightly acid - neutral - slightly alkaline

Hardiness

short lived

Plant range

the species is native to Europe and W-Asia

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 spring- flowering plant in a variety of yellow, orange or red shades.

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