Primula auricula Bavarian Gaudi 'Alois' is an auricula primrose with single flowers displaying rings of black, white and yellow.
And now for something completely different: Primula auricula 'Alois' from the Bavarian Gaudi series! Its weird and wonderful, fragrant flowers are presented in large clusters offering shades of grey, black, white and mustard yellow! Thick, waxy leaves form a low rosette. Enjoys moist but well-drained soil. Use in the alpine, rock and woodland garden, in edging at the front of the border, containers and cut flowers. Deer and rabbit resistant.
Common Name: Auricula Primrose
Family: Primulaceae (The Primrose Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Part Shade, Full Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Black
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Moist cliffs and rocky hillsides.
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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