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Primula acaulis

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Primula acaulis Primrose,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Rosette

Small long-flowering evergreen perennial with oval-shaped green leaves and towards the end of Winter through to Spring, clusters of pink, mauve, red, yellow or white scented flowers appear on thin upright stems above the foliage. Great for containers or flower beds. Suitable as an indoor plant in a bright lit room. Grows approx. 20cm tall x 15cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm <30cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Edible Garden, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Indoor Plant, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Botrytis, Mites, Powdery Mildew, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Primulaceae Europe

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Assorted, Blue, Pink, Purple, White, Yellow, Red
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low