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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Primula suffrutescens Gray
USDA Symbol: PRSU
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Leafless stalks growing above mats of basal leaf rosettes and topped by 2-9 deep pink to reddish-lavender flowers in an umbel.
This plant is extremely small and often overlooked, but it is one of our handsomest native species.
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jul , Aug
CA Native Distribution:
Mountains of northern California south through Sierra Nevada. Native Habitat:
Rocky areas at high elevations. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff