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Primula kewensis

Primula kewensis is a hybrid of Primula floribunda and Primula verticillata that is fertile, and has been regarded by some people as a new species. Like all the members of its section, it has large, spiky-toothed leaves, well covered in farina. The robust flower stems have several whorls of bright yellow, fragrant flowers and prominent spiky bracts. Under glass, in an alpine house or greenhouse, it makes an attractive and showy specimen.

Toothed, farina-covered leaves and whorls of fragrant yellow flowers.

Quantity 1 litre pot
Width 15cm
Height 25cm
Family Primulaceae
Flowering Spring
Habitat detail stony, sheltered
Garden habitat Alpine house (water underneath)
Soil well drained soil
Plant category Alpine
Height range 20 - 60 cm


1 litre pot
Primula kewensis
Primula kewensis Primula kewensis
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