Flower Database

Primula rosea

Basic information
Flower Name
Primula rosea
Formal Name
Primula rosea
Alias
プリムラ・ロセア, Primula rosea
Habitat
Himalayas
Morph
alpine, cold-tolerant perennial
Comment
Primula rosea or Himalayan meadow primrose (scientific name: Primula rosea) is native to the Himalayas and is a member of the primrose family. It is an alpine, cold-tolerant perennial of the genus Primula. It produces long elliptic to lanceolate rhizome stems that grow from rhizomatous leaves up to 10 cm tall, with umbel inflorescences in winter. It has several pink flowers. The flowers are cylindrical, with five lobes and a heart-shaped slit at the tip. The base of the flower is yellow. There are 5 stamens among the petals.
General name: Primula rosea,Scientific name: Primula rosea, aka: Himalayan cherry tree, grass height: 2 to 10 cm, root Leaves: Lanceolate, Petiole: Yes, Leaf margin: Serrated, Inflorescence: umbel, Flower color: Red, Diameter: 3 cm, Flowering Stamens: 5 stamens in January to March.
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Primulaceae
Genus
Primula
Species
P. rosea
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Oblanceolate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Alpine
Color
Pink
Season
Jan Feb Mar
Height
2  ~ 10  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 3