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Primula denticulata hybrids (Drumstick primula hybrids)

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
0.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Primula denticulata hybrids

Other names: Drumstick primula hybrids

Genus: Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar: Hybrids _ Hybrids are compact herbaceous perennials with oblong, spoon-shaped green leaves and stout stems that bear a sphere of closely packed, tiny flowers in shades of purple, rose, lavender, lilac and white in spring until early summer. Primin-free, so causes no allergic reactions.


Primula denticulata hybrids is: Deciduous

Flower: Purple, Pale-purple in Spring; White, Rose-Red, Lilac, Purple, Pale-purple in Summer

Foliage: Green in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf and bud eelworms , Slugs , Vine weevil Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf and bud eelworms , Slugs , Vine weevil

General care

Pruning: After flowering cut back stalks. REGISTER to read more...

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


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Where to grow

Primula denticulata hybrids (Drumstick primula hybrids) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Rock

Cultivation: Plant in deep, moist but well-drained neutral to acid, humus-rich soil in full sun or part shade.

Soil type: Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Primula denticulata hybrids

Other names: Drumstick primula hybrids

Genus: Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar: Hybrids _ Hybrids are compact herbaceous perennials with oblong, spoon-shaped green leaves and stout stems that bear a sphere of closely packed, tiny flowers in shades of purple, rose, lavender, lilac and white in spring until early summer. Primin-free, so causes no allergic reactions.


Primula denticulata hybrids is: Deciduous

Flower: Purple, Pale-purple in Spring; White, Rose-Red, Lilac, Purple, Pale-purple in Summer

Foliage: Green in Summer

Habit: Clump-forming

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf and bud eelworms , Slugs , Vine weevil

General care

Pruning: After flowering cut back stalks. REGISTER to read more...

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


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Primula denticulata hybrids (Drumstick primula hybrids) will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Rock

Cultivation: Plant in deep, moist but well-drained neutral to acid, humus-rich soil in full sun or part shade.

Soil type: Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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