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Pink Primula (Primula variabilis)

This was a gift for "Womens Day" on March 8th. This date is celebrated in countries of the former Communist world. Now it is in my garden.



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It is becoming more widely celebrated in North America now too. Happy Women's Day, however belated. What lovely colours I found pictures of the California primulas with their tall nodding flower heads.wish I could grow them as perennials. most primula are annuals here but some do show sufficient hardiness to overwinter for a second year. ...in the lower righthand corner just below the primula leaf I see another little frond reaching up. it looks familiar but I'm wondering what it actually is...can you help me? I enjoy your pictures of a part of Europe that is relatively unknown to me... read your blog about conifers with interest.
This is a terrific site isn't it?

14 Mar, 2008

 

These look perfect Chris:)

16 Mar, 2008



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