A picture of a Primrose

Primrose

Primula sieboldii 'Seraphim'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

35cm

Max

50cm

30cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Primrose Overview

This species produces large scalloped-edged leaves between 10-38 cm long. The flowers are either white, pink or purple, they are produced in 6 to 20 flower heads.

Common problems with Primrose

How to propagate Primrose

Seed

You can propagate from seed in the spring, early summer or autumn.

Cuttings

By division or from root cuttings.

Division

Other uses of Primrose

Walls, rock garden