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Primula L.
Engl.: primrose, cowslip, primula.
Deu.: Primel.
Sven.: viva.
Suom.: esikko.

Primula acaulis:

Primula acaulis (L.) Hill, Primulaceae: See Primula vulgaris Huds.

Primula auricula

Primula auricula L.
Engl.: auricula, bear's ears, mountain cowslip.
Deu.: Aurikel.
Sven.: vildaurikel.
Suom.: kultaesikko.
Pharm.: auricula camphor.

Primula elatior

Primula elatior (L.) Hill.
Engl.: oxlip.
Deu.: Grosse Schlüsselblume, Hohe Schlüsselblume.
Sven.: lundviva, trädgårdsviva.
Suom.: etelänkevätesikko.

Primula farinosa

Primula farinosa L.
Engl.: bird's-eye primrose.
Deu.: Mehlprimel.
Sven.: majviva, blåviva.
Suom.: jauhoesikko.

Primula grandiflora:

Primula grandiflora Lam., Primulaceae: See Primula vulgaris Huds.

Primula helodoxa:

Primula helodoxa Balf. f., Primulaceae: See Primula prolifera Wall.

Primula japonica

Primula japonica Gray.
Engl.: Japanese primrose.
Jap.: kurin-so.

Primula obconica

Primula obconica Hance.
Engl.: German primrose, poison primrose.

Primula officinalis:

Primula officinalis (L.) Hill, Primulaceae: See Primula veris L.

Primula prolifera

Primula prolifera Wall.
Engl.: candelabrum primrose.
Bot. syn.: Primula helodoxa Balf. f.

Primula pulverulenta

Primula pulverulenta Duthie.
Engl.: powdered primrose.

Primula veris

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Primula veris L.
Engl.: cowslip, cowslip primrose, fairy cups, herb Peter, key flower, key of heaven, mayflower, our lady's keys, palsywort, petty mulleins, primrose, yellow star of bethlehem.
Deu.: Echte Schlüsselblume, Duftende Schlüsselblume, Himmelschlüssel, Primel, Schlüsselblume.
Sven.: stor gullviva, gökblomma, himmelsnycklar, Jungfru Marie nycklar, oxlägg, S:t Pärs nycklar, Sankt Pers nycklar.
Suom.: kevätesikko.
Pharm.: radix arthritica, radix paralyseos.
Bot. syn.: Primula officinalis Hill.

Primula vialii

Primula vialii Delavay ex Franch.
Engl.: orchid primrose.

Primula vulgaris

Primula vulgaris Huds.
Engl.: primrose.
Deu.: Stengellose Schlüsselblume.
Suom.: kääpiöesikko.
Bot. syn.: Primula acaulis (L.) Hill, Primula grandiflora Lam.

Photo: Primula 0.

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Lots and lots of flowering plants. Originally Primula elatior, with a few stray plants of Primula vulgaris and possibly Primula veris mixed in - this population is now thoroughly hybridized. (with thanks to Alarich Kress of the bot. g. in Munich.) München bot.g, Germany. Planted. 2000-04-16.

Photo: Primula 2.

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Photo: Primula 2.

Flowering plant. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-05-20.

Photo: Primula 1.

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Flowering plant. Annala, Helsinki, Finland. Planted. 2004-05-20.