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Primula veris

For sale by Julie Norfolk

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0.5 litres

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Plant Finder: about Primula veris

Common names

Cowslip, Primrose


Primula veris (Cowslip). This species will produce pale yellow flowers indropping umbels which have a delicate scent. The young leaves can be eaten in salads. Grow in rich soil that is kept moist, either in full sun or partial shade. These plants are a delightful wildflower on roadside verges and farm grassland.


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

Interest and use

Border, mixed bed, shade, wildflower/meadow, fragrance, medicinal

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Primula veris | Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Humus-rich, Peaty, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterMoist

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Longnor, Buxton, Staffordshire, SK17
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