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Primula - Asiatic

Asiatic primulas are a fantastic group of plants, both species and hybrids. The Primulas below are all from Asia and are largely adapted to the monsoon climate of these regions. Sometimes called bog primulas, they on the whole, like a moistish soil and they associate well with small streams, ponds or large lakes! Depending upon the region of the UK you garden, asiatic primulas will grow well in normal soils if you have reasonable rain fall, so in the West Country, Wales, Cumbria etc these plants generally thrive. Primula have no pH preferences and like a fertile soil. Given some shade, asiatic primula are less needy of very moist situations.

Divide primula in Autumn or early Spring, or sow seed in Autumn and expose to cold weather, germination should occur the following Spring.
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Primula japonica 'Alba'

Primula japonica 'Alba'

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial shade
  • Flowering season: May to July

White flowered candelabra.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 3.80
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.30



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Primula japonica 'Apple Blossom'

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: May to July

A lovely pale pink strain of this vigorous moisture loving candelabra primula.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 4.50
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.80



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Primula japonica 'Miller’s Crimson' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: May to July

Classic, elegant red candelabra primula, with a dark eye, for a moist spot.


Price: (2 or fewer plants) 3.80
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.30



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Primula japonica 'Postford White' AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 45cm (18in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: May to July

Probably not a true species but a very fine white candelabra with a golden yellow eye. Comes true from seed and is very easy and vigorous.

Price: (2 or fewer plants) 3.80
Price: (3 or more plants) 3.30



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People who bought this item also bought:
1. Primula japonica 'Alba'
2. Primula japonica 'Miller’s Crimson' AGM
3. Primula japonica 'Apple Blossom'
Primula sikkimensis AGM

Primula sikkimensis AGM

  • Pot size: 9cm
  • Plant size: 30cm (12in)
  • Growing condition: Partial - full shade
  • Flowering season: N/A to N/A

Yellow flowered umbel forming species.

Price: 3.50



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1. Primula japonica 'Apple Blossom'
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3. Liriope spicata 'Gin-ryu'
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