Taxon  Report   13225 
Primula hendersonii  (A. Gray) Mast & Reveal
Mosquito bill
Primula hendersonii
© 2018 Doug Zimmerman
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Primula hendersonii
© 2015 Steve Matson
Primula hendersonii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Primula hendersonii, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Primula hendersonii
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Primula
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
ICPN accepted name: Dodecatheon hendersonii
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Dodecatheon hendersonii
ICPN: Dodecatheon hendersonii ssp. cruciatum
ICPN: Dodecatheon hendersonii ssp. hansenii
ICPN: Dodecatheon hendersonii ssp. hendersonii
ICPN: Dodecatheon hendersonii ssp. parvifolium
More information about  Primula hendersonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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:   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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