Primula vulgaris Huds.


Leaves more or less obovate, to about 25 cm long, hairy below, the tip rounded; margin irregularly toothed, sometimes bluntly, base tapering to a winged, sheathing stalk. Flowers solitary, pale yellow, 2-4 cm wide; spring.

W & S Europe

A wide range of seedling mixes are available.

Other named cultivars include: P. 'Apple Blossom', P. 'Express Golden Yellow', P. 'Flame Picotee', P. 'Pirouette', P. 'Postford White', P. 'Valley Red', P. 'Winter Mist'.

Source: Jepson, A.; Spencer, R. (1997). Primula. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Ericales
family       Primulaceae
genus        Primula L.