Calflora
Taxon  Report   2760    
Dodecatheon jeffreyi  Van Houtte  
(no longer an active name)
Jeffrey's shooting star,  Sierra shooting star, Sierrra shootingstar
Dodecatheon jeffreyi, 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, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Primula jeffreyi

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

USDA PLANTS Profile (DOJE)


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: Jun 15, 2019).