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Primula vialii-Red hot poker primrose-Plants

  • Catalogue Code 5112-4058
  • Pack Contents: 24 Large Primula Plug Plants

Numerous Red-tipped, Pink Pyramids from Late Spring Perfect for damp, shady spots this striking plant is stunning when planted in large groups in woodlands and bog gardens. Grows well with foliage plants such hostas and hardy ferns.

Supplied in 24 cell trays with a FREE micro propagator These are garden-ready plug plants typically up to 8cm/3in from root to tip. (They’ve been snug in our growers greenhouse so depending on your local growing conditions some frost protection and hardening off may be required).




  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Will flower well in full sun

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The plants arrived and were smaller than expected in the plug tray. I opened them within 10 mins of arriving. The tray had not been kept upright in transit and all plants had fallen out of the container and were loose at one end. I have had to try to replant in a larger plug tray I had and am trying to revive them before planting on in the ground. So far only around 6 out of 24 look like they will survive. This is the first time I bought live plants like this and it will be the last if they arrive in this state. I expected the plants would be ready to plant straight into the ground without having to try and get them to grow first. I feel that I may as well have tried from seed without paying for live plants. Unless they sort out the packaging better and dispatch plants that are ready To plant I would not recommend


Much the same as above. Good strong plants and great value for money. Certainly recommend to other people.

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We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.

The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days