Description: A pretty primula which produces a profusion of flower stems in spring which are red in bud opening to rich orange. The flowers surround the stem and are in a number of whorls above rosettes of soft green semi evergreen leaves.
Uses: Good for group planting in woodland settings, besides streams or damp locations.
Climate/Position: Partial shade or full shade in moist soils.
Height/Spread: 60cm x 60cm
Soil Requirements: Acid soils preferred. Well drained soil which is moisture retentive.
Pruning: Leaves may be tidied up before flowering in spring.
Special Requirements: Plants can be divided in autumn to increase numbers.
Additional Interest: Found growing in grassy hillsides in regions of the Himalayas.