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Dodecatheon conjugens (Bonneville shootingstar)
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn

Dodecatheon conjugens

Dodecatheon conjugens Greene

Bonneville Shootingstar

Primulaceae (Primrose Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: DOCO

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Flower:
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple

Distribution

USA: CA , ID , MT , NV , OR , WA , WY
Canada: AB , SK
Native Habitat: Prairie/Meadow/Field

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry

Benefit

Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Bumble Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU FACU FACU
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Dodecatheon conjugens in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Dodecatheon conjugens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Dodecatheon conjugens

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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