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Primula deflexa

Family primulaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers purple-blue (late spring)
Size 3-6"
Light sun-part shade
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Small primrose with rosettes of slightly hairy leaves, from which whispy stems arise holding short spikes with densely arranged down-facing tubular flowers. Native to mountanous areas in Yunnan, China.

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '13 trade. Baggy 70F (4d) -35F (10d) - 70F (76%G, 11-14d). Also Baggy 35F (31d) - 70F (61%G, 7-20d)

Cold stage likely not required. Seedlings stay small for a long time.

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