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Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue' (Capitata primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.3m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.3m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue'

Other names: Capitata primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue', Asiatic primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue'

Genus: Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar: 'Noverna Deep Blue' _ 'Noverna Deep Blue' is a rosette-forming, semi-evergreen, short-lived perennial with oblong to lance-shaped, mealy, pale to bright green leaves and erect, white-mealy stems bearing flattened, spherical racemes of tubular, purple-blue flowers from late spring into early autumn.


Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue' is: Semi evergreen

Flower: Purple, Blue in Spring; Purple, Blue in Summer; Blue, Purple in Autumn

Foliage: Pale-green, Bright-green in All seasons

Habit: Erect flower stem, Rosette

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Slugs , Vine weevil Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Slugs , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Grey mould , Primula leaf spot Grey mould , Primula leaf spot

General care

Pruning: Deadhead after flowering. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue' (Capitata primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Garden edging, Underplanting

Cultivation: Grows best in deep, humus-rich, moist, neutral to acid soil in partial shade. Will tolerate shade. If in full sun, the soil must remain moist.

Soil type: Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue'

Other names: Capitata primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue', Asiatic primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue'

Genus: Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar: 'Noverna Deep Blue' _ 'Noverna Deep Blue' is a rosette-forming, semi-evergreen, short-lived perennial with oblong to lance-shaped, mealy, pale to bright green leaves and erect, white-mealy stems bearing flattened, spherical racemes of tubular, purple-blue flowers from late spring into early autumn.


Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue' is: Semi evergreen

Flower: Purple, Blue in Spring; Purple, Blue in Summer; Blue, Purple in Autumn

Foliage: Pale-green, Bright-green in All seasons

Habit: Erect flower stem, Rosette

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Slugs , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Grey mould , Primula leaf spot

General care

Pruning: Deadhead after flowering. . REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Primula capitata 'Noverna Deep Blue' (Capitata primrose 'Noverna Deep Blue') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Garden edging, Underplanting

Cultivation: Grows best in deep, humus-rich, moist, neutral to acid soil in partial shade. Will tolerate shade. If in full sun, the soil must remain moist.

Soil type: Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Moisture-retentive

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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