A carefree and pest-resistant variety, Exhibition Blue bears rounded clusters of fragrant, purple-blue flowers. The rosette-shaped flowers open above the smooth, leathery foliage. Deer tend to avoid. Primula pubescens is a cross between P. auricula x P. rubra. Primula x pubescens 'Exhibition Blau'
Primula pubescens 'Exhibition Blau'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:6 - 8 inches
Spread:6 - 8 inches
Spacing:6 - 8 inches
Flowering Date:Mid spring
Planting Instructions:Primrose generally prefer cool summers. Plant in a location which provides afternoon shade.
Flower Form:Rosette of small blooms.
Foliage Type:Evergreen to semi-evergreen, leathery, obovate to paddle shaped to 4" long. Light to mid green.
Soil Requirement:Well drained.
Additional Information:Cross of P. auriculas x P. hirsuta. Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
5/6/19 - 6/7/19
3/4/19 - 6/7/19
7A & 7B
2/25/19 - 6/7/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/31/19
2/11/19 - 5/31/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 27th, 2019