Taxon  Report   2756 
Dodecatheon clevelandii  Greene  ssp. patulum  (Kuntze) H. J. Thomps.  (no longer an active name)
Padre's shooting star,  Padre's shootingstar, Shooting star
Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Dodecatheon
Parent Record Dodecatheon clevelandii
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Primula clevelandii var. patula
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PLANTS: Dodecatheon patulum var. bernalinum
PLANTS: Dodecatheon patulum
ICPN: Dodecatheon clevelandii var. patulum
ICPN: Primula clevelandii var. patula
NOTE: Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum is no longer an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Sep 24, 2018).

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