Panorama of the San Marcos Foothills Preserve
Plants of the San Marcos Foothills Preserve

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Primula clevelandii var. clevelandii (shooting stars)

Somewhat common (in wet years) perennial herb found in grassland, particularly on grassland west of the Preserve on private property. Flowers are pink. Blooms winter to early spring. Previous scientific name: Dodecatheon clevelandii.

Primula clevelandii var. clevelandii (shooting stars) pictured in late winter.


Primula clevelandii var. clevelandii (shooting stars) pictured in late winter.


Primula clevelandii var. clevelandii (shooting stars) pictured in late winter.


Primula clevelandii var. clevelandii (shooting stars) pictured in late winter.