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Taxon: Primula vialii Delavay ex Franch.

Genus: Primula
Subgenus: Aleuritia
Section: Muscarioides
Family: Primulaceae
Subfamily: Primuloideae
Nomen number: 419917
Place of publication: Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris 3:148. 1891
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Feb-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 10 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • primevère du Père Vial  (Source: Zander ed17) - French
  • primevère orchidée  (Source: Zander ed17) - French
  • Orchideen-Primel  (Source: Zander ed17) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Primula ed2, 316. 2003)

Distributional Range:


    • CHINA: China [Sichuan Sheng (s.w.), Yunnan Sheng (n.)]

    Cultivated (also cult.)


  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  3. Richards, J. 1993. Primula 269.
  4. Richards, J. 2003. Primula 315. Note: lists as Primula vialii Franch. p.p.

Check other web resources for Primula vialii Delavay ex Franch. :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=419917. Accessed 26 January 2020.