Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04075 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Polemonium viscosum Nutt.
Common name   sticky polemonium
Collector(s)
James G. Harris   2450  
   with M.W. Harris
Coll. Date 20 June 1992 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Provo Peak, near summit;
     Elev.: 10988 ft. (3350 m.)
Habitat Notes alpine tundra community; limestone scree. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 14'  39" N, 111° 33'  25" W
Township Range T7S, R3E, Sec. 1  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Polemonium viscosum Nutt.

     Polemonium viscosum ssp. genuinum Wherry
     Polemonium viscosum ssp. lemmonii (Brand) Wherry

Common Name(s): sticky Jacob's-ladder, sticky polemonium.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31025, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Polemonium
                                        Species: Polemonium viscosum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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09153
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09153
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09165
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09165
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09254
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12223
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12223
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01908 Achillea millefolium  subsp. lanulosa   "western yarrow" 127 ft. NE
12266 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" 1.6 mi. N
01919 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 127 ft. NE
12263 Aquilegia coerulea      "Colorado columbine" 1.6 mi. N
01920 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 127 ft. NE
01903 Astragalus miser  var. tenuifolius   "timber milkvetch" 127 ft. NE
01926 Boechera perennans     127 ft. NE
01918 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 127 ft. NE
01910 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 127 ft. NE
12264 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1.6 mi. N
01921 Chaenactis douglasii  var. alpina   "alpine dusty-maiden" 127 ft. NE
01927 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 127 ft. NE
01925 Crepis runcinata  var. hispidulosa   "hairy fiddleleaf hawksbeard" 127 ft. NE
01904 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" 127 ft. NE
12268 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" 1.6 mi. N
01905 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" 127 ft. NE
01906 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 127 ft. NE
01911 Erigeron subtrinervis      "three-nerved fleabane" 127 ft. NE
01909 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 127 ft. NE
12279 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. N
12280 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" 1.6 mi. N
01907 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" 127 ft. NE
01912 Juniperus communis      "common juniper" 127 ft. NE
04074 Lesquerella hemiphysaria      "western bladderpod" same section
01914 Leucopoa kingii      "spike fescue" 127 ft. NE
12269 Linanthus watsonii      "Watson's prickly phlox" 1.6 mi. N
01915 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 127 ft. NE
12277 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 1.6 mi. N
12270 Noccaea montana      "alpine pennycress" 1.6 mi. N
12276 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" 1.6 mi. N
01928 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 127 ft. NE
12271 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.6 mi. N
01917 Penstemon montanus      "cord-root beardtongue" 127 ft. NE
12265 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 1.6 mi. N
12283 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 1.6 mi. N
12286 Physaria garrettii      "Garrett's bladderpod" 1.6 mi. N
18075 Physaria occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western bladderpod" 1.6 mi. N
01913 Pinus flexilis      "limber pine" 127 ft. NE
01922 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" 127 ft. NE
12267 Polygonum bistortoides      "American bistort" 1.6 mi. N
12284 Rorippa curvipes  var. truncata   "bluntleaf yellowcress" 1.6 mi. N
12278 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" 1.6 mi. N
01916 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" 127 ft. NE
12272 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1.6 mi. N
01929 Senecio streptanthifolius      "Rocky Mountain groundsel" same section
12274 Senecio streptanthifolius      "Rocky Mountain groundsel" 1.6 mi. N
01923 Silene douglasii      "Douglas's catchfly" 127 ft. NE
12275 Silene douglasii      "Douglas's catchfly" 1.6 mi. N
12285 Silene menziesii      "Menzies' campion" 1.6 mi. N
04073 Smelowskia calycina  var. americana   "American false candytuft" same section
13151 Solidago multiradiata      "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" 127 ft. NE
12282 Solidago multiradiata      "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" 1.6 mi. N
12273 Solidago multiradiata      "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" 1.6 mi. N
01924 Solidago parryi      "Parry's goldenrod" 127 ft. NE
12281 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 1.6 mi. N

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Provo Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 132 ft. NE 10844  Springville 
Corral Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S 10289  Springville 
Cold Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 8153  Springville 
Freedom Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Knight Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 7878  Springville 
Boardman Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 7189  Springville 
Fourth Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 9436  Bridal Veil Falls 
Dry Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Burnt Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Kolob Basin Overlook (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. S 8596  Springville 
Horse Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 8580  Springville 
Rock Canyon Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NW 6907  Bridal Veil Falls 
Third Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 9229  Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Right Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Springville 
Bald Knoll (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9147  Bridal Veil Falls 
Buckley Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 9367  Springville 
Kolob Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 3 mi. S 7641  Springville 
Second Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 3 mi. NE 8852  Bridal Veil Falls 
Second Left Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Y Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. W 8452  Bridal Veil Falls 

Links

Taxon Links for species Polemonium viscosum  Nutt.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Polemonium+viscosum

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