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Primula  edgeworthii (Hook.f.) Pax  sect. Edgeworthii 
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FamilyPRIMULACEAE
Genus species var.Primula  edgeworthii (Hook.f.) Pax  sect. Edgeworthii
SynonymsPrimula petiolaris var. edgeworthii Hook.f. (basionym)
 Primula nana Wall.
 Primula winteri W.Watson
Territory Indian SubcontinentNepalWest Himalaya
rocky slopes
Altitude2100-4100m
Description petioles short, winged, leaves obovate, spathulate, 3-12cm, irregularly dentate, flowers with yellow eye, to 3cm across, in umbel, nearly hidden amongst leaves
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish pink, pink
Bloomearly spring
Ca
Typerosette, carpet
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division in spring just as young growth commences
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