Taxon: Primula cortusoides L.

Genus: Primula
  Subgenus: Auganthus
    Section: Cortusoides
Family: Primulaceae
  Subfamily: Primuloideae
Nomen number: 401828
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:144. 1753
Name Verified on: 10-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Feb-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • prímula  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F USSR; Hortus 3; Dict Gard; Primula ed2, 136. 2003)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Hebei, - Heilongjiang, - Shanxi
    • Eastern Asia: Korea
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Gorno-Altay, - Khakassia, - Tuva, - Altay, - Kemerovo, - Novosibirsk, - Omsk, - Tomsk, - Tyumen; Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Richards, J. Primula. 1993 (Primula) 127.
  • Richards, J. Primula. 2003 (Primula ed2) 136.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)

Check other web resources for Primula cortusoides L. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.