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Scientific Name: Primula elatior (L.) Hill
Family: Primulaceae
Oxlip (Primula  elatior)
Primula elatior at the Chicago Botanical Garden
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 5-8

Sun Exposure: Shade to light shade

Origin: Northern Europe to Iran, in moist, rocky places from 6000 to 9000 feet elevation (1800-2700 m)

Growth Habits: Perennial, up to 12 inches tall (30 cm), up to 6 inches in spread (15 cm); elliptic, oblong, ovate leaves, up to 8 inches long (20 cm)

Watering Needs: Regular water, needs good drainage

Propagation: Divisions or seeds

Blooming Habits:
Yellow flowers, up to 1 inch wide (2.5 cm), up to 1 inch wide (2.5 cm).

Fruiting Habits:

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