For background reading on Primula auricula we recommend the following books:

Baker, Gwen & Ward, Peter Auriculas Batsford, 1995

Guest, Allan The auricula : history, cultivation and varieties Garden Art Press, 2009

Hyatt, Brenda Auriculas : their care and cultivation Cassell, 1989

Robinson, Mary A. Auriculas for everyone GMC Publications, 2000

These will be available through libraries or copies may be obtainable locally or via the Internet.


Excellent websites are maintained by the three sections of the National Auricula and Primula Society (UK) (Midlands & West Section) (Southern Section) (Northern Section)

Book – The Auricula

A recommended reference book for all to do with the auricula. Copies are available from Florilegium in Sydney or from your favourite bookseller