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Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture

Cowslip. The true English cowslip is Primula officinalis. The plant wrongly called cowslip in America is the marsh marigold, Caltha palustris. The "American cowslip" is a popular name for Dodecatheon Meadia. The name "Virginian cowslip" is sometimes used for Mertensia virginica.

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Cowslip may refer to either of two plants:

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