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Primula specuicola (Cave primrose)
Cressler, Alan

Primula specuicola

Primula specuicola Rydb.

Cave Primrose, Cave-dwelling Primrose, Easter-flower, Hanging Garden Primrose

Primulaceae (Primrose Family)

Synonym(s): Primula hunnewellii

USDA Symbol: PRSP2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr


Native Habitat: Hanging gardens, streamsides and moist seepages on cliff faces.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-07-29
Research By: JAM

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