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Scientific Name: Primula denticulata
Pronunciation: PRIM-you-luh den-tick-you-LAY-tuh
Common Name: drumstick primrose
Family Name: Primulaceae
Plant Type: Annual, Herbaceous perennial, Semi-evergreen
Key ID Features:
Course(s): CLT Training

Habit: Arching
Form: Vase
Texture: Medium - coarse
Mature Size:
Height:0.4 - 0.7m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China, South Asia / India (alpine regions)
Hardiness Rating: Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
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Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Summer interest
Additional Info: Google
drumstick primrose
Leaf Morphology:
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Basal
Texture/ Venation: Pinnate venation, Soft flexible
Surfaces: Glabrous
Colour in Summer: Green
Colour in Fall: Yellow
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Oblong, Obovate, Spatulate
Apices: Rounded
Bases: Sheathing
Margins: Serrulate

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous, Spike
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:5
Corolla Shape:Salverform
Ovary Position:Inferior
Colour (petals): Showy, Purple, Violet, Pink, Red, Blue, White, (Flowers with yellow centers. Many different flowered cultivars available.)
Flower Time at Peak: May, Jun

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Propagation: Seed, Division - below ground parts
(ONW) Overpass North side West
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