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This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. & E. Turkey to Siberia and N. Pakistan.

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Ghazanfar, S. A. & Edmondson, J. R (Eds). (2014) Flora of Iraq, Volume 5 Part 2: Lythraceae to Campanulaceae.

Morphology General Habit
Glabrous or occasionally farinose perennial herb
Morphology Leaves
Leaves oblong-spathulate or oblong, 2–6 × 1–2 cm, base cuneate into a short petiole, apex obtuse, membranous, margin denticulate to almost entire, midrib prominent on the underside
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Scape
Scape longer than leaves, 3–20 cm, elongating in fruit
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers numerous, umbellate in a dense head
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Bracts linear-lanceolate, 6–8 mm, acuminate, about as long as the pedicels
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Pedicel
Pedicels shorter than the calyx, elongating in fruit
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5–6 mm, campanulate, lobes lanceolate, subacute, blackish purple
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla violet, tube about as long as calyx, limb 8–10 mm across, lobes ± 5 mm, obcordate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule oblong, about as long as calyx
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds angled, papillose.
Ecology
Grassy ledges on cliff; alt. ± 3600 m
Phenology
April?
Distribution
Caucasus, N Iran, Altai, N Mongolia, Pamir Alai, N Pakistan, Afghanistan.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Altay, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Mongolia, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Tuva, Uzbekistan, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya

Primula algida Adams appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Beitr. Naturk. 1: 46 (1805)

Accepted by

  • Sennikov, A.N. (ed.) (2017). Flora of Uzbekistan 2: 1-200. Navro'z Publishers, Toshkent.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmondson, J.R. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Iraq 5(2): 1-349. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Litvinskaya, S.A. & Murtazaliev, R.A. (2013). Flora of the Northern Caucasus: An Atlas and Identification Book: 1-688. Fiton XXI.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) in Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2012). Konspectus Flora Kavkaza 3(2): 1-623. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan Norrlinia 24: 1-166.
  • Malyschev, L.I., Peshkova, G.A. & Baikov, K.S. (eds.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 14: 1-210. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Malyschev, L.I. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Siberia 11: 1-310. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1996). Flora of China 15: 1-387. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Chukavina, A.P. (ed.) (1984). Flora Tadzhikskoi SSR 7: 1-562. Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, Moskva.
  • Nasir, Y.J. (1984). Flora of Pakistan 157: 1-103. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1978). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 6: 1-825. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
  • Wendelbo, P. (1965). Flora Iranica 9: 1-37. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Vvedensky, A.I. (ed.) (1961). Flora Uzbekistana 5: 1-667. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

Literature

Flora of Iraq

  • Y. Nasir in Nasir & Ali, Fl. Pak. 157: 22 (1984).
  • Wendelbo in Rech. f., Fl. Iranica 9: 11 (1965);
  • Blakelock, Kew Bull. 4: 519 (1950);
  • Boiss., Fl. Orient. 4: 29 (1879);
  • Lehman, Monogr. Prim. 68, t. 7 (1817);
  • Weber & Mohr, Beitr. Naturkunde 1: 46 (1805);

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Litvinskaya, S.A. & Murtazaliev, R.A. (2013). Flora of the Northern Caucasus: An Atlas and Identification Book: 1-688. Fiton XXI.
  • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan Norrlinia 24: 1-166.
  • Malyschev, L.I., Peshkova, G.A. & Baikov, K.S. (eds.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 14: 1-210. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Malyschev, L.I. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Siberia 11: 1-310. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1996). Flora of China 15: 1-387. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Chukavina, A.P. (ed.) (1984). Flora Tadzhikskoi SSR 7: 1-562. Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, Moskva.
  • Nasir, Y.J. (1984). Flora of Pakistan 157: 1-103. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1978). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 6: 1-825. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
  • Vvedensky, A.I. (ed.) (1961). Flora Uzbekistana 5: 1-667. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

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