register  -   logged in as -  logout   login 


Home Plants
Bulbs Trade Design News Garden
Plants
0




<Back  

Primula elatior

Primula elatior is rare in Britain, but common in Europe. The oxlip has upright stems with clusters of flowers, rather smaller than those of the primrose, and of a similar pale yellow. This is a strain derived from plants that we believe originated in France, and which we have grown for many years. Occasional seedlings that appear to be hybrids with Primula vulgaris are weeded out, but it is possible that they could occur again.

The oxlip; upright stems with clusters of pale yellow flowers.

PLANT SPECIFICS
Quantity 9 cm pot
Width 20cm
Height 20cm
Family Primulaceae
Flowering Early spring
Habitat detail sun or part shade
Garden habitat Alpine winter / part shade summer
Soil any good garden soil
Plant category Alpine
Height range 6 - 20 cm

Code

PEE-9
9 cm pot
Primula elatior
Primula elatior Primula elatior
This page is a static version of the plant page. To see the current version together with price and stock information and, if stock is currently available, the ability to buy the plant please  click here .
Plants you may also like:
Primula veris
Primula veris The cowslip. Rich yellow flowers with pale green calyces and stems. 
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei Deepest pink, flared trumpet flowers on short stems. 
Primula halleri
Primula halleri Bright lilac-pink long-tubed flowers. 
Soldanella alpina flowers
Soldanella alpina Funnel-shaped, lavender-blue flowers with red markings on the inside.