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Scientific name: Primula spp.      prim-u-la

Common name: Primrose

Design Characteristics

Height  4-6"
Spread  4-6"
Form  clump
Texture  coarse
Flower color  variable
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  February-April

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun-part shade
Soil
requirement
 moist, rich soil
Propagation
method
 divide rhizomatous roots in the Fall
 seed?
USDA Hardiness Zone   4-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   
Uses  rock garden
 front of border
Comments  give good color in Willamette Valley November -April
 best when massed together for better color effect