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Primula prolifera Wall.

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Primula L. (サクラソウ)
Kibanakurinsou (キバナクリンソウ, 黄花九輪草), candelabra primrose or glory of the bog
Lifeform: perennial forb
Distribution: south-central China
Habitat: wetlands, e.g., marshlands and swamps
Chromosome number: 2n = 22
Use: gardening - cultivars
Synonyms (the botanical name is unresolved):

Aleuritia prolifera (Wall.) J. Sojak
Primula helodoxa I. B. Balfour
Primula ianthina Balf. f. et Cave


Primula prolifera grown in Hokkaido

P1 P2 P3
[1-3] in Experimental Station for Medical Plant Studies, Faculty of Medicine, Hokkaido University, on June 3 2022.