Taxon  Report   2763    
Dodecatheon subalpinum  Eastw.  
(no longer an active name)
Sierra shooting star,  Sierra shootingstar
Dodecatheon subalpinum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Dodecatheon
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Primula subalpina

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


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:   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2019).