Primula capitata 'Salvana'

Primula capitata 'Salvana'

Description: Rosettes of powdery bluish grey leaves which in late spring and early summer, upright stems are topped with a cluster of violet purple primula flowers forming a rounded pincusion like shape.  Both leaves and flower stems are covered in a grayish bloom of very fine hairs which create a very soft appearance.

Uses: Good in woodland settings or near to water. 

Climate/Position: Sun or partial shade in cooler locations.

Height/Spread: 20cm x 20cm

Soil Requirements: Any humous rich soils which are moisture retentive.

Pruning: Flower stalks can be removed after flowering.

Special Requirements: Plants may be divided in autumn.

Additional Interest: Introduced by Syngenta Flowers