How to grow candelabra primulas from seed

Find out how to boost your stock of beautiful candelabra primulas by sowing fresh, green seed.

July is the perfect time to propagate candelabra primulas by sowing their fresh green seeds, which should germinate much more quickly than dried ones. Give it a try yourself – just follow Monty Don's practical video guide to pick up tips on harvesting and preparing the seeds, mixing the right compost blend, sowing the seeds correctly, and providing ideal conditions for germination. 


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