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Container: 0,5L pot
Flowering period: spring flowers
Hardiness zone: zone 6-10
Height: 10 to 30cm
Plant spacing: 30 cm
Umbels of tubular brick-red flowers.
Named after the botanist Karl Ivanovich Maximowich (1827-1891), curator of the Saint Petersburg Botanical Garden's Herbarium, Primula maximowiczii belongs to the Crystallophlomis section (Primula sect. Crystallophlomis).
This Asian primrose is native to China and Japan and forms rosettes with oblong leaves and has a spring flowering (April-May) in umbels of tubular brick-red blooms.
Height of the foliage: 5 cm. Height of the umbels: 30 cm
Grow in partial shade in moist, humus-rich, well-drained garden soil (Ph 5.5 - 6.4).
For moist rockeries and undergrowth woodland planting.
|Cultivation and Propagation|
|Soil type:||humus rich|
|Culture advice:||Well-drained soil with coarse sand|
|Aspect:||partial shade, shade|
|Special maintenance:||Prune the plant at the end of autumn, Watch out for natural planting|
|Multiplication Tips:||Sowing in autumn, Sowing of fresh seeds|
|Garden value:||for expert gardeners, botanical curiosities|
|Garden style:||cottage garden, garden undergrowth, rock garden|
|Landscape interest:||alpine rockery, rockery, mixed-border|
|Position:||front of the border, edge of the path, raised bed|