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
Link to protologue:
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:


    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation, [Gorno-Altay, Khakassia, Tuva, Altay, Kemerovo, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Tomsk, Tyumen (s.)] Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan (e.)
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • CHINA: China [Hebei, Heilongjiang, Shanxi]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea

    Cultivated (also cult.)


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

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 April 2018.