Common Name: Cowslip
Latin Name: Primula veris
Ultimate Height: 50 cms
Flower Colour: Yellow
Soil: Clay, Loam, Sand, Chalk, Acid, Alkaline, Neutral PH
History, uses and notes:
Cowslips produce a beautiful deep yellow, drooping flower with an orange tinged base and really add vibrancy and colour to your wildflower meadow.
Shakespeare was clearly a great admirer of the humble Cowslip. It appears 8 times in his plays.
Flowering slightly later than many in July, Cowslips are on the RHS 'Perfect for Pollinators' list and will certainly help bring #bringthebeesback