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Primrose, English primrose
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.
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.
- LightPart shade
- HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
- SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich, Peaty
- Soil pH7.0 to 5.0