Calflora
Taxon  Report   2762    
Dodecatheon redolens  (H. M. Hall) H. J. Thomps.  
(no longer an active name)
Scented shooting star,  Scented shootingstar
Dodecatheon redolens, 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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Bloom Period
Family: PRIMULACEAE  
Genus: Dodecatheon

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Primula fragrans

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Dodecatheon jeffreyi var. redolens
NOTE: Dodecatheon redolens is no longer an active name.
More information about  Dodecatheon redolens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (DORE)


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 11, 2020).