Wave blooming, cherry blossom petalled pin. White flowers with merest hint of blue. Darker blue reverse. Tends to be lower growing than average. Slow to clump and relatively difficult.
This Primula sieboldii cultivar petal colour is a rich pink, but it “sports” heavily. Sporting cultivars are popular in Japanese collections. Our collection plants are predominantly pale pink sporting, with splashes of the dark pink. We were given a lesson in primula genetics at Chelsea Flower Show in 2018! Flat, cherry-blossom petals. We obtained this [...]
A very attractive semi-compact sakurasu cultivar. Flat to hold blooming, notched cherry blossom petalled thrum. Pink flowers with white centre and white traced veins. The Carefree Group seedling strain was created by Barnhaven primula nursery, which is now based in France. Our strain-cultivar was sourced from Martin Nest Nurseries when we first started out in [...]
Flat blooming, slender petalled thrum. Flushed pink flowers, darker towards the centre of the flower. Sourced from Japan by Martin Nest Nurseries, the name translates as “Morning Sun on the Beach”. A very nice sakurasu, which looks very good in the evening light.
Flat blooming, sleder petalled pin. Deeply cut narrow pure white flowers with occasional streaks of green. This Primula sieboldii cultivar dates back to the late 1700s of the Edo Period in Japan and is prized for the green variegation on the petals. The name translates as “Flute of Green Leaves”.