Flowers:  June-July.  Plant in sun or part shade.  HxS 60x30cm

This primula species has stiff, vertical stems with whorls of wine-red flowers, held in tiers above a cluster of light green leaves.  The stems are often covered in farina and the species is later flowering so helps to extend the season.  This plant does need a really boggy soil to do well and enjoys a neutral to acid soil.  Organically grown in peat free compost and rpoduced on 9cm or 1.5 litre pots.  Hardiness zone H7.

Care & Maintenance.

Lift and divide in periods of wet weather or grow from seed, which should be planted fresh and not stored.

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