Asiatic Primrose (Primula sieboldii) in the Primroses Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Primula sieboldii Accepted
Primula patens Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Often goes dormant in midsummer after blooming.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Inflorescence Height: 6-12 inches
Foliage Mound Height: 4 inches
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

One of my favorite spring plants

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