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Primula vailii (Primula)

Primula vailii (Primula)

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Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Spiky Foliage / Spiky Upright Form
Size Low Border / Edging / Ground Cover Plant (up to 50cm height)
Colours Violet Flowers (Summer), Medium green Foliage
Care Regular Maintenance Required
Hardiness Half hardy
Growth Slow Growing Plant
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Primula vailii - Cultivation Notes

Thriving in dappled shade primula is ideally suited to deep fertile woodland soils. When planting anew dig in plenty of compost, planting ammongst meadow or bear soil. Ideally plant in groups near ponds or ditches.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Primula vailii:

  • Suitable for container growing
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Weaknesses of Primula vailii

  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations

Design & Plant Use for Primula vailii:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
  • Ideal for informal cottage garden style planting
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