Taxon  Report   2756 
Dodecatheon clevelandii  E. Greene  ssp. patulum  (E. Greene) H.J. Thompson  (not an active name; please see Primula clevelandii var. patula)
Padre's shooting star,  Padre's shootingstar, Shooting star
Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
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Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Dodecatheon
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
JEFR accepted name: Primula clevelandii var. patula
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Dodecatheon patulum var. bernalinum
PLANTS: Dodecatheon patulum
TJM2: Dodecatheon clevelandii var. patulum
TJM2: Primula clevelandii var. patula
NOTE: Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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: Mar 21, 2018).

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