Calflora
Taxon  Report   2759    
Dodecatheon hendersonii  A. Gray  
(no longer an active name)
Foothill shooting star,  Mosquito bills, Shooting star
Dodecatheon 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.

Bloom Period
Family: PRIMULACEAE  
Genus: Dodecatheon
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Primula hendersonii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Primula hendersonii
NOTE: Dodecatheon hendersonii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Dodecatheon hendersonii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (DOHE)


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: May 26, 2019).