Silver stems topped with discs of purple flowers.
This is now a classic variety of Primula that if grown well will reward you yearly with its spectacular purple flowers above neat green upper and silver under-leaf foliage. Best grown in a free draining moist substrate in the alpine garden or container.
Common Name: Round Headed Himalayan Primrose
Life Cycle: perennial
Foliage: obovate / elliptic / wrinkled
Basic Colour: ( purple )
Flower Colour: purple
Natural Flowering: March – May
Winter Hardiness: Fully Hardy
Height with Flowers: 30cm
Soil Requirements: well-drained / average / moist
Soil ph: acid / neutral
Location: container / rock garden / border / cottage garden
Pruning: cut back after flowering
Tolerates: deer resistance / rabbit resistance / wet