Taxon  Report   6712 
Polemonium carneum  A. Gray
Great polemonium,  Royal jacob's ladder, Royal sky pilot
Polemonium carneum
© 2009 Vernon Smith
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Polemonium carneum
© 2000 Dianne Fristrom
Polemonium carneum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Polemonium carneum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Polemonium carneum
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Polemonium
Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Yellow Pine Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Polemonium carneum ssp. luteum
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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:   (Accessed: Feb 19, 2018).

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