Primula Gold-laced Group

gold-laced primula

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Outstanding Qualities

Cherished for centuries the flowers of this eye-catching primrose group have golden centers surrounded by mahogany petals, each of which is scalloped in creamy gold. The distinctive blooms cluster atop stout stems about six to eight inches (15-20cm) above rosettes of crispy green foliage.

Quick Facts

Plant Type: clumping perennial

Foliage Type: semi-evergreen

Plant Height: 0 ft. 9 in. (0.23 meters)

Plant Width/Spread: 1 ft. 6 in. (0.46 meters)

Hardiness: USDA Zones 7 to 9

Sun/Light Exposure: light to open shade

Water Requirements: frequent to regular watering

Seasonal Interest: colorful flowers of gold & mahogany in springtime

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.