Calflora
Taxon  Report   13221 
Primula clevelandii  (Greene) Mast & Reveal  var. insularis  (H.J. Thomps.) Mast & Reveal
Padre's shooting star
Primula clevelandii var. insularis
© and Buff Corsi 2009 California Academy of Sciences
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Primula clevelandii var. insularis
© 2011 Robert A. Hamilton
Primula clevelandii var. insularis
© © 2000 John Game
Primula clevelandii var. insularis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Primula clevelandii var. insularis
© 2006 John Isaac Holson
Family: PRIMULACEAE  
Genus: Primula
Parent Record Primula clevelandii
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
ICPN accepted name: Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. insulare
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ICPN: Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. insulare
More information about  Primula clevelandii var. insularis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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