Random bits of inspiration – primrose

English Primrose was mentioned in an article entitled Tramps, which DIckens wrote under the pseudonym the Uncommercial Traveller. He also had it growing in his own garden.

From the Laura Ashley French Impressions collection

Cicely Mary Barker - Flower Fairies of the Spring - The Primrose Fairy

Love the idea of having a bench/table out front for people to sit. Primrose Bakery in London

Catherine Klein

THE ISABELLA SLIPPER CHAIR. Shown here upholstered in primrose yellow cotton velvet, with legs in ebonised walnut.  Hand signed and individually numbered.  stuartscott.co.uk

EVERITT’S SEED STORE,  Primrose 193, Vintage Seed Packet

Yellow bellied slider.  This and three other species escaped from a Georgia farm where they were sold as pets or to the Chinese market. 1,600 total turtles made the jail break.

Laura Coombs Hills    “English Primrose”

Elizabeth, Countess of Kellie (detail), ca. 1619, by Paul van Somer

Wedgwood Jasper Ware Primrose Yellow Prunus Pagoda Urn/Lidded Jar 8 1/2 inches

Bumblebee primrose

Dulux Endurance Matt Emulsion Paint Wild Primrose 5L, 5010212532287

Beautiful girl with yellow primroses in her hair, 1910.

Wild Primrose - Primula vulgaris

✮ Jaguar XKE Roadster

Primrose, comes in lots of colors. If happy with half day sun will come back again and again. It is an annual though.


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