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Primula kisoana
@ J. Springer Gdn, VA

Primula kisoana

Japanese Primrose

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Item #: 1487

Zones: 5a to 8b

Height: 6" tall

Culture: Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Japan

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


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According to the books, this is a rare and difficult to grow primrose...we disagree. In fact, it's the easiest primrose we grow, and we are glad to share. The round corrugated 3" wide un-primula-like leaves form a stoloniferous mat in our woodland garden. In late spring, the large bright pink flowers atop 6" stems hover just above the foliage. The growth is thick enough to make a mat capable of choking out unwanted weeds. You will absolutely adore this primrose.