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Primula veris

Common Name(s):
Cowslip primrose
Category:
Perennials
Comment:

Cowslip primrose is considered the best primrose for southern gardens, because it is more tolerant of heat and humidity than other types of primroses. It looks beautiful lining a shady path, where the multitude of yellow, tubular flowers glow against the soft green, fuzzy leaves.

Season:
Spring
Height:
12 in.
Flower Color:
Yellow
Hardiness:
USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8
Propagation:
Division spring, seed sown in May flowers next spring
Exposure:
partial shade
Soil:
Moist, well-drained, acidic soil
Regions:
Mountains, Piedmont, Coastal Plain
Origin:
Europe, Western Asia
Tags:
perennial, spring, partial shade, yellow

NCCES plant id: 767

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