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Maggi Young

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Re: Primula 2017
« Reply #75 on: April 24, 2017, 05:06:04 PM »
Scottish Auricula & Primula Society, 3rd Annual Show -Saturday May 20,
Auchterarder Community Church Hall. Plant sales from 10.00am, show hall opens 12pm approx.




'Gleneagles'


Auricula Theatre at Rumbling Bridge Nursery, who will also be attending the show to sell plants.
« Last Edit: April 24, 2017, 05:12:18 PM by Maggi Young »
Margaret Young in Aberdeen, North East Scotland Zone 7 -ish!

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Re: Primula 2017
« Reply #76 on: April 24, 2017, 05:37:12 PM »
Pity it clashes with the Aberdeen show.  Not possible to be in two places at once :-\
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Re: Primula 2017
« Reply #77 on: April 30, 2017, 01:52:47 PM »
Love the Auricula Theaters - only learned about them from a friends blog a few years ago.

I got this hybrid Primula from a batch of P. veris 'Sunset Shades' seedlings of two years ago. I'll take more pictures if the rain stops, but I'm excited about it.










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Re: Primula 2017
« Reply #78 on: May 31, 2017, 12:56:39 PM »
Primula reidii var. williamsii -with glorious scent.


Primula sheriffii -bizarrely beautiful with its long flower tube.


Primula ambita -Very rare in cultivation but not one to set the heather alight (in same group as P. obconica)


Primula amethystina -A difficult wee primula. This one had great promise until the flower was cooked, at least the plant survived.


And after a baking:


Omphalogramma vinciflorum -OK, not a primula but very close.


Primula tangutica -bizarre rather than bonny!
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