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Common Primrose 'Crescendo Bella Rose'  

Primula vulgaris

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Crescendo Bella Rose is a popular variety of Common Primrose, which belongs to the Primula genus (Primula vulgaris 'Crescendo Bella Rose'). Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Rose madder.

Perennial growing 1ft by 1ft. Hardy to zone 6 and frost tolerant. Will flower from December to May. It is self fertile and can also be pollinated by bees and Lepidoptera. Wine can be made by fermenting the flowers with water and sugar. It is used to make tea from the flowers and leaves. Widely used in medicine.1

This variety is a Flower that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Crescendo Bella Rose is known for its Clump-Forming habit and growing to a height of approximately 15.24 cm (5.94 inches). This variety tends to bloom in early spring.

As Crescendo Bella Rose Common Primrose is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.

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How to grow Crescendo Bella Rose

  • Dappled Sun

  • Very High

Try to plant in a location that enjoys dappled sun and remember to water very often. Keep in mind when planting that Crescendo Bella Rose is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Crescendo Bella Rose are Zone 4 and Zone 9. Ensure your soil is sandy, loamy and clay and has a ph of between 5.6 and 6.0 as Common Primrose is a weakly acidic soil loving plant.

Growing Crescendo Bella Rose from seed

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Crescendo Bella Rose about 105 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Crescendo Bella Rose

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Crescendo Bella Rose is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Crescendo Bella Rose

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by early spring.

Common Primrose Crescendo Bella Rose Etymology

Bella means beautiful.2

Other Names for Common Primrose 'Crescendo Bella Rose'

Common Primrose