Primrose are an early Spring blooming flower.
Other Names: Primrose, Common Primrose
or English Primrose, Virgin Mary's Cowslips, Cowslip,
Descriptions: Primrose have delicate cup
shaped flowers that are usually no larger than
Size: Primrose grows from 3 to 36 inches
tall depending on the species.
Symbolism: Primrose symbolize youth or
young love. Primrose means "I can't live without
Grow Details: Primrose can thrive in a
variety of weather and soil conditions, depending
on the species.
Soil Type: Well
Soil PH: PH 5.5-6.5
Light: Part Sun to Full Shade
Grow Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Height: Primrose grows from 3 to
36 inches tall depending on the species.
Flower Colors: Yellow, White, Pink,
Propagation: Propagate primrose through
Division/Transplants: Primrose does
not tolerate transplanting well.
Blooming Period: Spring to Early
Type: Annual or Perennial
Herbal Remedy Properties: In addition
to primrose being a sedative, but a solution containing
primrose can be used to improve complexions.
Native Area: Primrose is native to Asia,
Europe, and North America.