Join thousands of gardeners across the UK who use our free service to buy, sell and swap plants ... and much more.
Grower

Primula vulgaris

To swap with Frank Collins

This grower is fairly sure of this plant identification.

Repotted this winter and still small

Pot Size
0.4 litres

To add this listing to your plant request, you need to be a member of GreenPlantSwap. Please log in or sign up free now.

Plant Finder: about Primula vulgaris

Common names

Primrose, English primrose

Description

Primula vulgaris (Primrose). The flowers are produced in clusters of yellow to white shades which all have a yellow eye. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.

Cultivation

They prefer fertile, well-drained soils, which grow in partial-shade with ample water.

Interest and use

Border, edging, mixed bed, fragrance, under shrubs, rock-gardens.

View Full Plant Finder Record
Primula vulgaris | Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich, Peaty
  • Soil pH7.0 to 5.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Meet the grower

  • Grower

Plant Finder listings

  • 5

    Plants for swap

    View all

  • Swap interests

    I have some plants ready as we are re doing our flower beds at the moment
    However if you have Stipa Gigantea or Viburnum Bonariensis I would be interested.

Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)