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Cape primrose Overview
A perennial bearing rosettes of strap-shaped, mid green leaves. Cymes of profuse, dark purple flowers with white throats appear in mid spring to mid summer.
Common problems with Cape primrose
How to propagate Cape primrose
You can propagate from seed, if available, in spring, by division after flowering, by tip cuttings from bushy species. Leaf cuttings from stemless species in spring or summer.
Other uses of Cape primrose
Grown for its showy flowers.