Primula polyanthus Supernova Fire

Supernova Series

Primrose

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 6" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Mostly Sunny to Full Shade
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: Red / Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Bright yellow centers simmer in edges of fiery orange red. Crisp crinkled foliage provides an emerald green backdrop for the colorful blossoms.

Primula are one of the first flowers to emerge often with spring bulbs or even poking through a late snow. Cheerful and fresh. Loves a rich soil and some shade.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Good for Cut Flowers

Primula General Information:

Primula are delightful in the woodland or shade garden. Flowers begin as tight little buds in the center of wavy cabbage green leaves.

Primula Plant Care:

Prefers moist, compost-rich soil. Primula may benefit from afternoon shade in hot summers. Can be divided every 2 - 3 years right after bloom or in early fall. Be sure to replant crown just above soil surface. Cut back to 1/2 after blooming to encourage reblooms in fall.

$12.95 ea.
(3+) $12.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: PRSF