Flower Database

Primura marginata

Basic information
Flower Name
Primura marginata
Formal Name
Primura marginata
Alias
Primura marginata, Primura, marginata, Solver edged primrose
Habitat
Swiss Alps
Morph
alpine evergreen perennial plant
Comment
Primula marginata or solver edged primrose(Scientific name: Primura marginata) is an alpine evergreen perennial plant native to the Swiss Alps, in the family Primulaceae. It grows naturally on alpine gravels in the Alps. It is small, about 5 to 15 cm tall. It produces flowers in spring and early summer. The flowers are tubular, deeply lobed at the tip, and have two shallow lobes. There is a white ring in the throat of the corolla.
Primula marginata, scientific name: Primula marginata, aka: Solver edged primrose, Place of origin: Alps, habitat: gravels, Type of life: evergreen perennial herb, Leaf shape: ovate, leaf margin: serrated, flowering season: spring to early summer, Flowering season: spring to summer; flower color: blue, purple or peach with white throat; flower diameter: 2 cm; corolla shape: tubular with a deeply lobed tip and two shallow lobes. Corolla shape: tubular, deeply lobed at the apex, with 2 shallow lobes; white ring in the throat.
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Primulaceae
Genus
Primula
Species
P. marginata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Glomerule
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Obovate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Alpine
Color
Pink, Blue, Violet
Season
Apr May Jun
Height
5  ~ 15  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 2