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

JEF other name:
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


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:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).