Primula veris. Primula.

Life-form & Growth Form:

Hemicryptophyte. Herbaceous perennial. Little/no vegetative spread.  

Flowering period: 

April to June. 


Well-drained herb-rich grasslands. Railway embankments. Open woodlands and woodland margins. Occasionally planted in gardens.  


Habitat loss and fragmentation due to agricultural intensification.  

Static distribution map:
Primula veris
Primula veris
For an interactive map follow this link to the BSBI webpage