Family: Primulaceae
Primula firmipes Balf.f. & Forrest var. erythra (H.R.Fletcher) J.A.Richards
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Primula firmipes Balf.f. & ForrestCalcuttaS.K.Basak
isotype of Primula rubra Kingdon-Ward
Collector/Expedition: Kingdon Ward, F
Collection number: 8380
Collection date: 28 June 1928
Country of origin: India:Arunachal Pradesh
Collecting locality: Delei valley
Latitude: 28° 21' N, Longitude: 96° 37' E
Habitat: In gullies on the north flank of the ridge sometimes inthe trickling streams but more often on the open floanks in very wet loam
Description: Limb maroon red, the tube yellow inside, giving a yellow centre, fragrant. With Trollius, P. prenantha etc. A charming species from is leaves allied to P. florindae, P. firmipes etc.
Barcode: E00024719
Herbarium region: 5A (India, Bangladesh & Pakistan)
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