Primula ‘April Rose’
April Rose primula
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As springtime wakes and the landscape begins to unfurl the velvet red, double flowers of this delightful primrose are a beacon of rich color in the garden, especially set against the brilliant, green foliage.
Plant Type: clumping perennial
Foliage Type: deciduous
Plant Height: 0 ft. 5 in. (0.12 meters)
Plant Width/Spread: 0 ft. 9 in. (0.23 meters)
Hardiness: USDA Zones 4 to 8
Flower Color: red
Sun/Light Exposure: light to open shade
Water Requirements: frequent to regular watering
Seasonal Interest: abundant vivid red flowers in spring
Wildlife Associations: bees
- Culture Notes
- Plant in light to open shade and water frequently to regularly during dry periods; this may induce a repeat bloom. The soil should be rich and well-drained. Divide clumps every two to three years for the best vigor and longevity.