What does the word primrose mean?

Usage examples for primrose

  1. How do you do, Mistress Primrose? – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  2. Primrose came to Wych Hazel's side and threw her arms around her. – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner
  3. Sulphur and primrose tints are the nearest yellow, but in reds they run the gamut from rosy flesh and palest apple- blossom through shell pink, peach, rose, carmine, scarlet and blood red to deepest crimson. – The Mayflower, January, 1905 by Various