Taxon  Report   6871    
Primula suffrutescens  A. Gray
Sierra primrose,  Sierran primrose
Primula suffrutescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Primula suffrutescens
© 2017 David popp
Primula suffrutescens
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Primula suffrutescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Primula suffrutescens
© 2017 Adam Chasey
Genus: Primula
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian


Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Primula suffrutescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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: Jan 16, 2019).