Primula Gold-laced Group
Polyanthus Gold Lace
- Position: full sun to partial shade
- Soil: rich, moist but well drained soil
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: late winter to spring
- Flowering colour: mixed
- Hardiness: fully hardy
A new and improved version of an old favourite. The Vicorians thought that these flowers were so beautiful the used to sit them on stages draped with black fabric and place frames around them to view them without distraction. This new variety has all the old world charm, but slightly larger flowers in shades of dark red, scarlet and near-black, edged with gold and silver 'lace'.
- Garden care: Divide large clumps after the plant has flowered, preferably during a wet spell.
Rosettes shine against the bare soil, whether it’s verbascums pulmonarias, orprimroses. Given a tidy in the autumn they will make this time of year look fresher. Pulmonarias will have plenty of time to settle in if planted in the autumn, and the apple-Read full article