Family: Primulaceae
Primula odontica W.W.Sm.
syntype of Primula odontica W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Ludlow, F & Sherriff, G
Collection number: 2153
Collection date: 13 June 1936
Country of origin: China:South-East Tibet
Collecting locality: Chickchar Tsari
Habitat: Common on steep grassy slopes where avalanches habitually come down in the spring
Description: A most beautiful primula of a deep rich claret colour with up to ten flowers on one stem. Some show quite a bright orange eye at the base. Filaments white, anthers pale golden yellow. Calyx dull greenish red. Farina not noticeable. Very fragrant.
Barcode: E00024383
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)
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