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Primula beesiana

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Fragrant whorls of lilac-magenta flowers on tall stems 60 cm April to July.

Primula beesiana | Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18
Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Common names

Primula, Primrose


Primula beesiana (Primula). A candelabra-style primrose from western China with tapering, toothed leaves. Flowers are reddish-purple, with yellow eyes.


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

Interest and use

There are primulas suitable for almost every type of site; border, screen garden, bog garden, pool margin, greenhouse and alpine house.

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Primula beesiana | Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH6.0
  • WaterMoist

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