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  • cowslip
  • Eventual height: 0.25m
  • Eventual spread: 0.25m

Primula veris


RHS award of garden merit Perfect for pollinators £35.94 £17.97
Pot size 6 × 9cm pots
6 × 9cm pots
9cm pot

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moist, humus-rich, neutral to acid soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    From mid to late spring, scented, deep yellow flowers emerge from rosettes of mid-green leaves and hang in delicate clusters on erect stems. This much-loved cowslip is undemanding and will naturalise easily, forming wonderful colonies on moist soil. It is perfect for a wildflower garden or meadow.

  • Garden care: Generally, problem-free but do ensure that the ground remains moist, especially where the plant is growing in full sun.


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