Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04946 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Polemonium caeruleum L.
R. Van Buren   433  
Coll. Date 21 July 1992 
United States
Emery County
Locality Wasatch Plateau, Millers Flat Reservoir, N of Ralston Canyon, along a small seep;
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 39° 33'  54" N, 111° 14'  38" W
Township Range T14S, R6E, Sec. 34 NW 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Specimen Notes [Rolfson Canyon is N of Miller Flat Reservoir; original TRS was Section 36, which is on Candland Mountain, to the NE of the reservoir, J. A. Alexander, Jan 2016]. 


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

     Polemonium caeruleum L.

Common Name(s): charity.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31005, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04946s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03135s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07660s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
04896 Gentianella amarella      "northern dwarf-gentian" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lake Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2678 ft. E   Huntington Reservoir 
Little Madsen Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 0.6 mi. SW 8787  Huntington Reservoir 
Rolfson Reservoir Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. W 8865  Huntington Reservoir 
Rolfson Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 8839  Huntington Reservoir 
Cleveland Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 0.9 mi. N 8806  Candland Mountain 
Cleveland Dam (Dam) Emery County, UT 1 mi. N 8816  Candland Mountain 
Lake Guard Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.2 mi. N 8878  Huntington Reservoir 
Staker Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.2 mi. SE   Huntington Reservoir 
Hog Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 8980  Candland Mountain 
Rolfson Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Huntington Reservoir 
Seeley Ranch (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.6 mi. S 8478  Candland Mountain 
Miller Flat Dam (Dam) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8491  Candland Mountain 
Miller Flat Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8481  Huntington Reservoir 
Miller Flat Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Huntington Reservoir 
Huntington Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 9010  Huntington Reservoir 
Huntington Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 9019  Huntington Reservoir 
Huntington Reservoir Point of Interest (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 9052  Huntington Reservoir 
Old Larsen Mine (Mine) Emery County, UT 2 mi. SE 8790  Candland Mountain 
Scad Valley Creek (Stream) Emery County, UT 2.1 mi. SE   Rilda Canyon 
Candland Mountain (Summit) Emery County, UT 1.8 mi. E 10332  Candland Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Polemonium caeruleum  L.

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

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