syntype of Primula odontica W.W.Sm.
Collector/Expedition: Ludlow, F & Sherriff, G
Collection date: 13 June 1936
Country of origin: China:Southern 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 a 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.
Herbarium region: 3A (Outer China incl. Tibet)