Primula japonica Alba

 

This beautiful white 'candelabra primrose' is just the thing for a moist border and is happiest in sun or part shade. Whorls of gleaming flowers with honeyed centres are successively borne on tall stems from spring to early summer, brightening up the garden for many weeks. Height & Spread 40 cm.

 

 

Plant in fertile well drained soil in full sun/partial shade. Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.