Primrose (Primula 'Harlow Car') in the Primroses Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Primula japonica 'Harlow Carr'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Fruiting Time: Summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Pink
Yellow
Other: Mauve to Rose Pink, Peach, Soft Purple
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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