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Primula halleri

  • Primula halleri
  • Product Code: 1292

Seeds
4.50€

Plants
5.20€

Primula halleri

A very attractive plant with leaves heavily covered with farina. It dies back to a fat resting bud in winter. Belonging to the farinosae group, it is among the largest of the 'bird's-eye' primroses, with stems reaching 8" and a nearly globular head of violet flowers with yellow eyes. The leaves are covered in white powder (farina) giving them a silver sheen. This species is native to the mountains of southern Europe through to the Caucasus, growing in stony, alpine meadows.

Minimum of 35 seeds per packet.

Height: 10 - 20cm

Flowering period: Late winter – mid-spring.

Culture: Sun to part shade with consistently moist soil will do fine. Trough, rockery or pots. 




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