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Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet' (Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.25m
Max height
0.3m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet'

Other names

Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet', Primula elatior Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet', Primula elatior 'Gold Lace Scarlet' , Primula 'Victoriana Gold Lace Scarlet', Primula 'Victoriana Gold Laced Scarlet'

Genus

Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar

'Gold Lace Scarlet' _ 'Gold Lace Scarlet' is a rosette-forming, semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial with oval, wrinkled, sometimes red-flushed, mid- to dark green leaves and, in spring, erect stems bearing umbels of salverform, scarlet flowers with golden-yellow centres and narrow, pale yellow petal margins.


Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet' is: Semi evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming

Flower

Scarlet, Golden-yellow in Spring

Foliage

Green in All seasons

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

Grey mould , Virus Grey mould , Virus

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flower stems.

Propagation methods

Division, Seed, Root cuttings


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Where to grow

Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet' (Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet') will reach a height of 0.25m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral to acid soil in partial shade. Alternatively, grow in containers.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet'

Other names

Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet', Primula elatior Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet', Primula elatior 'Gold Lace Scarlet' , Primula 'Victoriana Gold Lace Scarlet', Primula 'Victoriana Gold Laced Scarlet'

Genus

Primula Primula

Variety or Cultivar

'Gold Lace Scarlet' _ 'Gold Lace Scarlet' is a rosette-forming, semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial with oval, wrinkled, sometimes red-flushed, mid- to dark green leaves and, in spring, erect stems bearing umbels of salverform, scarlet flowers with golden-yellow centres and narrow, pale yellow petal margins.

Foliage

Semi evergreen

Habit

Clump-forming


Colour

Flower

Scarlet, Golden-yellow in Spring

Foliage

Green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

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

Specific diseases

Grey mould , Virus

General care

Pruning

Remove faded flower stems.

Propagation methods

Division, Seed, Root cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet' (Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet') will reach a height of 0.25m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in moderately fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral to acid soil in partial shade. Alternatively, grow in containers.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade

Aspect

East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

Defra's Risk register #1

Plant name

Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet' (Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet')

Common pest name

Scientific pest name

Plantago asiatica mosaic virus

Type

Virus or Viroid

Current status in UK

Unknown

Likelihood to spread to UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

5

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

3

General biosecurity comments

Pest risk analysis suggested potential economic impacts would be small; and management by industry would be appropriate. Industry may wish to monitor for the presence of the pest and the Dutch industry certification scheme is of added benefit to the UK.

Defra's Risk register #2

Plant name

Primula Gold-laced Group 'Gold Lace Scarlet' (Polyanthus 'Gold Lace Scarlet')

Common pest name

Necrotic spot

Scientific pest name

Impatiens necrotic spot virus

Type

Virus or Viroid

Current status in UK

Present (Widespread)

Likelihood to spread in UK (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

2

Impact (1 is very low - 5 is very high)

3

General biosecurity comments

Pest of mainly ornamentals and vegetables; present in the UK; and covered by the EU listing of Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus. To be kept under consideration in light of a review of the EU listing.

About this section

Our plants are under greater threat than ever before. There is increasing movement of plants and other material traded from an increasing variety of sources. This increases the chances of exotic pests arriving with imported goods and travellers, as well as by natural means. Shoot is working with Defra to help members to do their part in preventing the introduction and spread of invasive risks.

Traveling or importing plants? Please read "Don't risk it" advice here

Suspected outbreak? Click here for contact details to report to the relevant authority.

Date updated: 7th March 2019 For more information visit: https://planthealthportal.defra.gov.uk/

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