Primrose Gardner

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Primrose Gardner
Biographical Information
LocationBag End, Hobbiton
BirthS.R. 1435
ParentageSamwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton
SiblingsElanor, Frodo, Rose, Merry, Pippin, Goldilocks, Hamfast, Daisy, Bilbo, Ruby, Robin and Tolman
Physical Description

Primrose Gardner was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History[edit | edit source]

Primrose was a daughter and ninth child of Samwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton, born in S.R. 1435.[1]3 351)

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Primrose refers to a whole variety of flowers.


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"