Primula ‘Francisca’

Francisca primrose

  • © Richie Steffen / Great Plant Picks

  • © Richie Steffen / Great Plant Picks

  • © Richie Steffen / Great Plant Picks

Outstanding Qualities

Ruffled green, yes – green, flowers make this a striking and unique selection of primrose! The center of each green vase is filled with golden orange. The blooms last for many weeks and are a definite conversation piece.

Quick Facts

Plant Type: clumping perennial

Foliage Type: deciduous

Plant Height: 0 ft. 6 in. (0.15 meters)

Plant Width/Spread: 0 ft. 9 in. (0.23 meters)

Hardiness: USDA Zones 5 to 9

Flower Color: green

Sun/Light Exposure: light to open shade

Water Requirements: frequent to regular watering

Seasonal Interest: abundant, long-lasting, unique green flowers in spring

Wildlife Associations: bees

Culture Notes
Plant in light to open shade and water frequently to regularly during dry periods. The soil should be rich and well-drained. Divide clumps every two to three years for the best vigor and longevity.