Primula polyantha 'Purple' (Pacific Giant Mix)
More About Primula polyantha Purple ('Pacific Giant Mix')
- Fragrant, deep purple, overlapping petals surround a yellow eye
- Flowers form clusters on short, sturdy stems just above the foliage
- Compact habit of dark green, heavily corrugated, oval leaves
- Evergreen or semi-evergreen foliage
- Bloom Time: April to May
- Flower Size: 5 cm
Complicated parentage believed to include Primula veris, Primula elatior, and Primula vulgaris.
Purple Primrose Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in a cool, consistently moist soil, in partial to full shade. An ideal location is a boggy area that receives direct, morning sun and is shaded in the afternoon.
Primula polyantha Purple ('Pacific Giant Mix') Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils