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Primula obconica Libra

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Primula obconica Libra German Primrose,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Indoor Plants Rosette

Small short-living evergreen perennial with heart-shaped green leaves and towards the end of Winter through to Spring, clusters of pastel shades, mauve, red, pink and white flowers appear on thick upright stems above the foliage. Great for containers or flower beds. Suitable as an indoor plant in a bright lit room. Grows approx. 40cm tall x 25cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm <30cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade Loam, Well Drained

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

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

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Primulaceae Europe

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

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