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