Dwarf Canadian Primrose

Botanical Name: Primula mistassinica

Height: About 10 cm.

Season of bloom: Spring.

Growing Conditions: Full sun. In nature, grows on constantly wet limestone but adapts to ordinary sweet garden soil.

Wildlife benefits:

From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources:

Remarks: Suitable for troughs and crevice gardens.

Similar species: Bird’s Eye Primrose

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Dwarf Canadian Primrose in the foreground, Bird’s Eye Primrose at back. One Common Bluet at the very front.