PLANT OF THE WEEK
It’s a joyous sight to see wild small lollipop flowerheads in primroses in bloom this week. pinks, reds, lilacs and white on
I’ve spotted hosts of English stout stems. primroses with their pale These little alpines will do lemon flowers covering shady best like their cousins in damp, sloping banks under trees and neutral to acid soil and don’t eggy yellow cowslips in damp like to dry out in summer. They meadows. look lovely beside streams or
One of my favourite garden ponds and make a beautiful varieties is the drumstick picture when planted with primula with its really cute candelabra primroses.