Scientific Name: Primula veris (P. officinacis)
Common Name: Cowslip
Other Common Names:
Artetyke, Arthritica, Buckles,
Cowslip, Cowslip Primrose, Crewel, Cuhacicegi, Drelip, Fairy Cups, Gulden
Sleutelbloem, Herb Peter, Herba Sancti Petri, Key Flower, Key Of Heaven,
Mayflower, Our Lady's Keys, Paigle, Palsywort, Password, Peggle, Petty Mulleins,
Plumrocks, Primavera, Seiyo-Sakura-So, Yellow Star Of Bethlehem
Plant Type: Perennial
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 5-9
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 25
Notes: Tea made from any part of the plant. Was once a common remedy for pain and insomnia.
PRIMULLA VERIS (P. OFFICINALIS) A most attractive English wildflower with bright yellow sweet-smelling, drooping blossoms in early spring. Tea made from from any part of the plant was once a common remedy for pain and insomnia.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.