Primula (Primula matthioli subsp. matthioli) in the Primroses Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Primula matthioli subsp. matthioli Accepted
Cortusa matthioli Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 15-30 cm
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: seed doesn't store well, sow as fresh as possible
Propagation: Other methods: Division

credit: Hedwig Storch

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CarolineScott On March 18, 2018 Seeds sown
Winter sown after allowing to imbibe at room temperature.
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