Primula vulgaris | Primrose | Sabhaircín
- Flowers from March to May
- The flowers are pale yellow with a deeper yellow centre
- Primrose has large crinkled leaves that can be up to 12cm
long and are hairy on the underside
Woodlands, roadsides, meadows, on grassy banks
Records submitted to Data Centre in 2023
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How can you help
This species is included in our spring flowering plants project. If you see the species please submit your sighting. All information is very valuable.
Full list of species included in the spring flowering plants project:
- Common Dog-violet
- Early Dog-violet
- Early-purple Orchid
- Lady’s smock (Cuckooflower)
- Lesser Celandine
- Lords-and Ladies
- Wild Garlic
- Winter Heliotrope
- Wood Anemone
- Wood Sorrel
This species is included in the spring flowering plants project which is a collaboration between the National Biodiversity Data Centre and the BSBI. It is hoped we can collect valuable data to improve our knowledge of the current distribution of some common plants. All data will be fully validated by both partners before loading to Biodiversity Maps and being made available to the BSBI.