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Drumstick primula alba

Drumstick primula alba

Photo: Drumstick primula alba

Photo: Drumstick primula alba
Photo: Drumstick primula alba

General description

Showy drumstick flowerheads every spring on sturdy stems above a rosette of semi- evergreen foliage.  Hardy and perennial.

Plant requirements

sun or part shade in soil that does not dry out too much thriugh Summer.  Plant in rock gardens, border fronts or by ponds.

Maintenance

water regukarly especially in the first growing season. Remove faded flower stems in early summer to tidy the plant. Top dress in february with a little fertiliser.

Properties

Height
1 - 40 cm
Color
Soil type
Any
Sunlight
Full sun, Partial shade
PH
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Moisture
Moist but well-drained