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Primula japonica 'Miller's Crimson' (Japanese primrose 'Miller's Crimson')

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Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.5m
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 japonica 'Miller's Crimson'

Other names: Japanese primrose 'Miller's Crimson'

Genus: Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar: 'Miller's Crimson' _ 'Miller's Crimson' is a perennial with broad leaves and stout stems bearing crimson flowers in early summer.


Primula japonica 'Miller's Crimson' is: Deciduous

Flower: Dark-red in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer

Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant.

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 , Leaf-mining sawflies , Slugs , Vine weevil Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf and bud eelworms , Leaf-mining sawflies , Slugs , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Primula leaf spot Primula leaf spot

General care

Pruning: Cut back after flowering. . REGISTER to read more...

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


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Where to grow

Primula japonica 'Miller's Crimson' (Japanese primrose 'Miller's Crimson') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal

Cultivation: Grow in deep, moist, humus-rich soil in partial shade.

Soil type: Loamy

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

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Primula Japonica 'Miller's Crimson' 1.5 Litre
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Botanical name: Primula japonica 'Miller's Crimson'

Other names: Japanese primrose 'Miller's Crimson'

Genus: Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar: 'Miller's Crimson' _ 'Miller's Crimson' is a perennial with broad leaves and stout stems bearing crimson flowers in early summer.


Primula japonica 'Miller's Crimson' is: Deciduous

Flower: Dark-red in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer

Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant.

Habit: Clump-forming

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

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

Specific diseases: Primula leaf spot

General care

Pruning: Cut back after flowering. . REGISTER to read more...

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


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Primula japonica 'Miller's Crimson' (Japanese primrose 'Miller's Crimson') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal

Cultivation: Grow in deep, moist, humus-rich soil in partial shade.

Soil type: Loamy

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

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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