Calflora
Taxon  Report   2758    
Dodecatheon conjugens  Greene  (no longer an active name)
Bonneville shooting star,  Bonneville shootingstar
Dodecatheon conjugens
© 1983 Dean Wm. Taylor
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Dodecatheon conjugens, 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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Dodecatheon conjugens
© 2002 Gary A. Monroe
Family: PRIMULACEAE  
Genus: Dodecatheon
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Habitat: meadows, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Primula conjugens

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Primula conjugens
ICPN: Dodecatheon glastifolium
NOTE: Dodecatheon conjugens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Dodecatheon conjugens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (DOCO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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