Primula are amongst the most popular of Perennial Plants. Primula Denticulata or Drumstick Primrose has dense flower heads on top of strong stems that resemble large lolly pops. Primula Vialii is little a miniature rocket; with spires of red buds that open slowly from the bottom to reveal their pink-purple flowers. Primulas are perfect Plants for the front of the border, rockery or moist ground.
Try planting with low growing Ferns or grasses especially grey/silver leaved forms or Hostas especially in blue or golden yellow that show the colour at it’s best and Alchemilla Mollis with it’s lime green frothy flowers.