Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00878 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Polemonium foliosissimum A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. foliosissimum 
Common name   towering Jacob's-ladder
Collector(s)
R. Collins   317  
Coll. Date 04 July 1979 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality up south end of Mt. Nebo Loop Road, along a rocky roadside.
    
Habitat Notes oak-aspen forest community; rocky roadside. 
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° 47'  23" N, 111° 40'  2" W
Township Range T12S, R2E, Sec. 11  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


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

     Polemonium foliosissimum var. foliosissimum Gray

     Polemonium foliosissimum ssp. robustum (Rydb.) Brand
     Polemonium foliosissimum ssp. verum Wherry

Common Name(s): towering jacobs ladder, towering Jacob's-ladder.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31013, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Polemonium
                                        Species: Polemonium foliosissimum
                                            Variety: Polemonium foliosissimum var. foliosissimum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00878s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00125
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00851
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01149
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01602
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01866
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01967
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01979
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02784
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02794
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07625
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07749
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11869
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00802 Agoseris glauca  var. glauca   "mountain dandelion" 1.4 mi. SE
00801 Claytonia lanceolata      "spear-leaf springbeauty" 1 mi. N
00872 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" same section
00874 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" same section
04349 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" 1.4 mi. NE
04364 Crepis intermedia      "hybrid hawksbeard" 1.4 mi. NE
00882 Crepis occidentalis  var. costata   "western hawksbeard" same section
00800 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" 1 mi. N
07484 Haplopappus macronema      "whitestem goldenbush" 1.4 mi. SE
00877 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
00875 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
00880 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
00876 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" same section
00879 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Middle Fork Pole Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Right Fork Pole Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Spencer Canyon 
Trail Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 7172  Nebo Basin 
Red Creek Flat (Flat) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. W 7261  Nebo Basin 
Left Fork Pole Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Devils Kitchen (Area) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 8262  Nebo Basin 
Summit Trail (Trail) Juab County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 8317  Nebo Basin 
Hop Creek Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 2.4 mi. S 8278  Nebo Basin 
Sawmill Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Nebo Basin 
Spring Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Corral Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 3 mi. N   Nebo Basin 
Upper Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 3 mi. N 7330  Nebo Basin 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Haystack Hill (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.1 mi. S 7307  Fountain Green North 
Golden Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 3 mi. NE 8124  Nebo Basin 
Red Rock Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 3.4 mi. N 6713  Nebo Basin 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.2 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Ponderosa Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 6290  Nebo Basin 
Salt Spring Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 3 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Red Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 3 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 

Links

Taxon Links for species Polemonium foliosissimum  A. Gray

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+foliosissimum

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