Rob's plants
home garden plants wildlife seed photos
plant sale journal topics plantlinks fun guestbook

Primula denticulata?

Primula denticulata?
drumstick primrose; Himalayan primrose
Common name drumstick primrose; Himalayan primrose
Family primulaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z3-8)
Flowers lilac (early spring)
Size 8-12"
Light part shade
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil (not too dry)
From seed germinate at room temperature. do not exclude light.
detailed seed-starting info below

My plants, grown from traded seed, don't particularly look like the online photos and descriptions of P. denticulata - so I've probably got a different primrose on my hands. If you know what it is, please let me know (see form below).

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

About my plant portraits

Some particularly helpful links to other websites

Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from T&M '04 (via trade). Baggy 65F with light (44+%G, 8-18d)

I welcome comments about my web pages; feel free to use the form below to leave feedback about this particular page. For the benefit of other visitors to these pages, I will list any relevant comments you leave, and if appropriate, I will update my page to correct mis-information. Faced with an ever-increasing onslaught of spam, I'm forced to discard any comments including html markups. Please submit your comment as plain text. If you have a comment about the website as a whole, please leave it in my guestbook. If you have a question that needs a personal response, please e-mail me.

Your name

Your comments