Primula pedemontana 'Alba'
- Product Code: 3969FHM
The wild form of Primula marginata only grows in a few specific areas of the Maritime and Cottian Alps of Italy and France and is found growing on shady or north-facing cliffs and steep slopes on limestone and dolomite. It has a lovely powdery jagged leaves and and lilac-blue flowers. It dies back to a resting bud in winter and should be divided quite frequently to stop it becoming too leggy. A good plant to grow in pots, troughs or even in walls.
- Flowering period : Mid winter - early spring
- Ultimate Height : 5-10 cm
- Hardiness : -30°C
- Foliage : Evergreen
- Sunlight : Partial shade
- Moisture : Well-drained
- PH : Alkaline, acid or neutral
- Culture : pot, rockery, trough
- Pot size : 7cm