Primrose (Primula veris 'Sunset Shades') in the Primroses Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6-8 inches
Plant Spread: 10-12 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Multi-Color: red, orange, yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Suitable for wintersowing
Start indoors
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Bees

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Location: Kamloops, BC, CanadaDate: 2011-05-27
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Location: ILDate: 2015-05-15
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Location: Chicago Botanical GardensDate: 2017-05-22
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-10-09
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-10-09
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-10-09
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-04-24
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Seeds collected 2018 by piksihk Sep 24, 2018 8:44 PM 16
Primulas by SunnyBorders Mar 24, 2018 3:11 PM 10
Favourite perennials in my Canadian garden by SunnyBorders Oct 18, 2019 7:21 AM 1,130

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