Calflora
Taxon  Report   13227    
Primula subalpina  (Eastw.) Mast & Reveal
Sierra shooting star
Primula subalpina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: PRIMULACEAE  
Genus: Primula
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Dodecatheon hendersonii var. yosemitanum
JEF: Dodecatheon subalpinum
More information about  Primula subalpina
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).