PRIMULA  Plant Catalogue – Perennials

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PRIMULA Comes in a wide range of colours. Most require moist well-drained soil in sun or part shade, unless otherwise stated.

Primula auriculaPrimula auricula AGM A wide range of coloured flowers, from April to June. Roundish, leathery pale green leaves, often with a greyish tinge. Height and Spread 15cm. Requires any well-drained soil in full sun.

Primula beesianaPrimula beesiana Whorls of magenta-pink flowers in tiers like a candelabra from May to July. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.

Primula bullesiana Whorls of pale yellow flowers in tiers, like a candelabra, from May to July. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.
Primula bulleyanaPrimula bulleyana Whorls of light orange flowers in tiers like a candelabra in June and July. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60 to 75cm. Spread 30cm
Primula capitata Heads of blue purple flowers on powdered white stems, June to August. Ribbed mid green leaves. Height 20 to 30cm. Spread 15 to 30cm.
Primula chionantha Milky coloured flowers on powdered white stems, April and May. Pale green narrow leaves. Height 40cm. Spread 20 to 30cm. N/A 2015

Primula denticulataPrimula denticulata AGM Drumstick like heads of flowers, various colours, usually lavender, March to May. Long, pale green, ribbed leaves. Height and Spread 30cm. Moist soil.

Primula denticulata AlbaPrimula denticulata var. alba Drumstick like heads of white flowers from March to May. Pale green, ribbed leaves. Height and Spread 30cm.

Primula denticulata RubinPrimula denticulata ‘Rubin’Drumstick like heads of ruby-red flowers from March to May. Pale green, ribbed leaves. Height and Spread 30cm
Primula elatiorPrimula elatior AGM OXLIP. A small cluster of pale yellow flowers appear from March to May. Ribbed green leaves. Height and Spread 20 to 30cm.
Primula Elizabet KillelayPrimula ‘Elizabeth Killelay’ Double, dark red flowers, each petal edged yellow, held on stems above the mid green ribbed leaves, March and April.
Primula florindaePrimula florindae Drooping bells of soft yellow, scented flowers from June to August. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.
 Primula Garryarde GuineverePrimula `Garryarde Guinevere’ (Was known as P. ‘Garryarde Guinevere) Pink flowers from March to May above bronze-green leaves. Height 10cm. Spread 15cm.
Primula Gold Laced Group Maroon flowers perfectly edged yellow, held on stems above the foliage, March and April. Green ribbed leaves. Height 10cm. Spread 15cm.
Primula japonica ‘Alba’ Candelabras of white flowers from May to July. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm. Moist even boggy soil.
Primula japonica Millers CrimsonPrimula japonica ‘Millers Crimson’ AGM Candelabras of crimson red flowers from May to July. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm. Will grow in moist even boggy soil.

Primula japonica Postford WhitePrimula japonica ‘Postford White’ AGM Candelabras of white, yellow eyed flowers from May to July. Mid green ribbed leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm. Moist even boggy soil.

Primula proliferaPrimula prolifera AGM (Was helodoxa) Candelabras of yellow flowers May to June. Shiny light green leaves. Evergreen. Height 75cm. Spread 30cm. N/A 2015
Primula pulverulentaPrimula pulverulenta AGM Red and pink, candelabras of flowers, June to August. Green, ribbed, leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.
Primula secundiflora Crimson, bell shaped, flowers on whitish stems from May to July. Green, ribbed, leaves. Height 60cm. Spread 30cm.N/A 2015

Primula verisPrimula veris AGM COWSLIP. Small clusters of deep yellow flowers appear from March to May. Ribbed green leaves. Height and Spread 20 to 30cm.

Primula Katy McSparronPrimula veris ‘Katy McSparron‘ Small clusters of double deep yellow flowers appear from March to May. Ribbed green leaves. Height and Spread 20 to 30cm.

Primula vialiiPrimula vialii AGM Bears flower-heads similar to Red Hot Pokers from June to July. Height 25cm. Spread 20cm. Needs light shade.

Primula vulgarisPrimula vulgaris AGM PRIMROSE. Beautiful pale yellow flowers on thin stems but closely packed together, March and April. Green ribbed leaves. Height 10cm. Spread 15cm. Will thrive in any well-drained moist soil in sun or part shade.