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DIY Garden Minute Ep59 Show Notes

Feb 13, 2019

This is the DIY Garden Minute by Spoken Garden!  "Teaching you tips and tricks for your Garden in one minute!"    


Today's topic is Primula vulgaris – A Mini Plant Profile. 

Primula vulgaris or more commonly known as the English Primrose. 


  • Considered an evergreen, but marketed as annuals too 
  • Grow as a foliage rosette and the flowers form and open in the center of the foliage 
  • Grow about 8-inches tall, 1 foot wide 
  • Flowers single on a stem, but can have 2-3 flowers per stem on some strains  
  • Flowers come in white, yellow, red, blue, brown, bronze, or win colored  
  • Like full sun in cooler climates and partial shade or dappled sun in warmer climates  
  • well-drained soil, and mulch 
  • Need regular watering 
  • Native to the cool regions of Northwest Europe, Algeria, Armenia, and Turkey 
  • Can be divided 

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