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Primula veris (Cowslip, Cowslip Primrose)

Type: Species | Edit History      Plant ID - 24035

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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Primulales
Family: Primulaceae
Genus: Primula
Species: Primula veris
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Plant Types edit
  • Perennial
Zones / Hardiness edit
  • 3a (to -35 F / -37 C)
  • 3b (to -30 F / -34 C)
  • 4a (to -25 F / -32 C)
  • 4b (to -20 F / -29 C)
  • 5a (to -15 F / -26 C)
  • 5b (to -10 F / -23 C)
  • 6a (to -5 F / -21 C)
  • 6b (to 0 F / -18 C)
  • 7a (to 5 F / -15 C)
  • 7b (to 10 F / -12 C)
  • 8a (to 15 F / -9 C)
  • 8b (to 20 F / -7 C)
Height (Maximum) edit
  • 6 to 12 inches (15 to 30 cm)
Spread (Maximum) edit
  • 6 to 12 inches (15 to 30 cm)
Flowering Start edit
  • March
Flowering End edit
  • May
Leaf Colour edit
  • Green - Medium
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  • Border/Bed
  • Woodland Garden
Sun Exposure edit
  • Partial Shade
Soil Types edit
  • Tolerant of Most Types
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Bloom Colour edit
  • Yellow/Gold
Wildlife Value edit
  • Butterflies (nectar source)
Propagation Techniques edit
  • Seed
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