Native Region: Tibet, Bhutan, India
Primula capitata subsp. mooreana
Zone Range: 4-8
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 25 August, 2013
Seed count: 25-30
This rosette-forming deciduous perennial has pale green toothed leaves that are white-mealy beneath and bears dark purple, tubular flowers in spherical spikes on white stems in late spring. Height and spread is 16 inches.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in late winter or early spring. Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained humus-rich soil in full sun or part shade.