Primrose

Latin Name:

Primula vulgaris

Manx Name:

Sumark

Season:

March - May

Locations where this species is found:
Port Soderick, Glen Maye, South Barrule, Glen Auldyn, Glen Mooar, Archallagan, Calf Sound, Glen Rushen, Groudle Glen, Clypse and Kerrowdhoo, Chibbanagh, Glen Helen, Silverdale Glen, Niarbyl, Fleshwick, Ballannette, Calf of Man

These flowers are often found on hedgerows, open woodlands and other shaded areas.

The name "Primrose" originates from the Latin "prima rosa", meaning "first rose".

The Manx name for primroses is "Sumark".
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