P. bulleyana is a semi-evergreen perennial to 60cm, with rosettes of obovate leaves and erect stems bearing 5-7 whorls of orange-yellow flowers 2cm across opening from red buds
plant in damp soil or shallow water no deeper than the top of the pot the plant itself cannot be submerged. summer flowering
comes in a 9cm pot
A very reliable perennial often considered more preferred than the cultivated primulas found throughout stores which although have bolder colours, larger flowers and so on are not as likely to return or multiply year after year.
And are a wonderful early nectar source for our bees. And are fully hardy
Upon arrival unpack and water place in a cool semi shady spot to allow to recover from shipping. After a day or two these can be planted out. Dig a hole the size of the pot and fill with water. Sprinkle a handful of slow release food granules into the hole (this is optional but will give the plants an added boost and can be purchased with your order) soak the plant pot and remove the whole plant and its soil in one place directly into the hole back firm and firm in well to ensure their are no air pockets. Water in. Should the weather be hot during planting further watering may be necessary. Otherwise simply enjoy and trim back old flowers head once they have gone over.