Hardy Plants

Primula marginata

Type: evergreen or semi-evergreen perennial
Family: Primulaceae
Color: lavender
Exposure: Sun, part sun
Bloom Month: May-June
Height: 5”
Shape: clumps of rosettes Soil: scree, trough
Moisture: Well drained but moist
Origin: Europe
Hardiness Zone: 4
Propagation: From seed or division
Notes: leathery, silver-edged leaf edges lined with farina; cultivation dates to 1700s

Alaska Rock Garden Society

The society has been very active in bringing well know speakers to the area. The group leads seed collecting trips to areas of alpine plants in Alaska.

Contact Information

Alaska Rock Garden Society

12001 Audubon Drive
Anchorage, AK 99516

Email: jrtinker@mtaonline.net

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