The primrose is one of the earliest spring flowers in much of Europe. “Primrose” is ultimately from Old French primerose or medieval Latin prima rosa, meaning “first rose”.
In appropriate conditions, the primrose can cover the ground in open woods and shaded hedgerows. In more populated areas it has sometimes suffered from over-collection and theft so that few natural displays of primroses in abundance can now be found. However it is common on motorway verges and railway embankments where human intervention is restricted. To prevent excessive damage to the species, picking of primroses or the removal of primrose plants from the wild is illegal in many countries, e.g. the UK.th flowers and leaves are edible, the flavour ranging between mild lettuce and more bitter salad greens. The leaves can also be used for tea, and the young flowers can be made into primrose wine.
Click on Arrow Button to read full post
(*) The above content might be adopted from another website[s] - which remains their own copy rights for all information and images. HoliCoffee is a collector inspiration channel only and we really appreciate the hard working of origin blogger[s].
(**) If you are the owner and require a correction from us, OR interesting in marketing/selling on our site, please contact us here
Motivating Inspiration Channel for Everyone! © Since 2014 - From HoliCoffee, Inc. with Delightful Dedication.