Calflora
Taxon  Report   6715    
Polemonium micranthum  Benth.
Annual polemonium,  Annual sky pilot, Small jacob's ladder
Polemonium micranthum
© 2009 Debra Valov
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Polemonium micranthum
© 2009 Steve Matson
Polemonium micranthum
© 2009 Steve Matson
Polemonium micranthum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Polemonium micranthum
© 2009 Steve Matson
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Polemonium
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Polemoniella micrantha
More information about  Polemonium micranthum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (POMI)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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