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Primula cernua

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  • Product Code: 1840

Seeds
4.50€

Plants
5.20€

Primula cernua

Hard to believe that this striking plant comes from the same family as the common primrose. A spike of startling cup-shaped light blue/violet flowers which can grow up to 40 cm. May – July. Dislikes very wet conditions in winter.

Origins: Yunnan-Sichuan borderlands, where it grows in relatively dry pine forests on sandstone. 

Culture: well-drained gritty compost in pots, troughs or rockery. Dislikes winter wet.

Flowering period: Late spring - early summer. 

Minimum of 35 seeds per packet.



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