Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00125 
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)
J.G. Harris   2165  
Coll. Date 05 August 1989 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sanpete County
Locality Wasatch Plateau, Skyline Drive, ca. 1 km N of Twelve Mile Flat.
     Elev.: 9840 ft. (3000 m.)
Habitat Notes moist, loamy soil, W facing slope. 
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° 7'  57" N, 111° 29'  1" W
Township Range T19S, R4E, Sec. 28  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

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):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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00878
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01149
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01602
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01979
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02784
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02794
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02840
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07625
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07749
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01112 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "western monkshood" 1.2 mi. S
00098 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" same section
00093 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1.2 mi. NW
00936 Bromus carinatus      "California brome" 1.2 mi. S
00938 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" 1.2 mi. S
01085 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1.2 mi. NW
00143 Delphinium x occidentale  hybrid [barbeyi x glaucum]  1.2 mi. NW
00944 Descurainia incisa  var. incisa  1.2 mi. S
00932 Erigeron ursinus      "Bear River fleabane" 1.2 mi. S
01082 Gentianella heterosepala      "northern dwarf-gentian" 1.2 mi. S
00937 Hordeum brachyantherum  subsp. brachyantherum   "meadow barley" 1.2 mi. S
01083 Mimulus tilingii      "Tiling's monkeyflower" 1.2 mi. S
00124 Moneses uniflora      "single delight" 1.2 mi. NW
01111 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" 1.2 mi. S
01089 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" same section
01081 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" 1.2 mi. S
00092 Senecio crassulus      "thick-leaf ragwort" 1.2 mi. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Twelvemile Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 2758 ft. SW 10105  Ferron Reservoir 
Twelve Mile Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. S 10119  Heliotrope Mountain 
Oleys Lakes (Lake) Sanpete County, UT 1.4 mi. S 9945  Heliotrope Mountain 
High Top (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.4 mi. N 10745  Ferron Reservoir 
Mount Baldy Guard Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.2 mi. W 9505  Black Mountain 
Indian Creek Administrative Site (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. E 9492  Ferron Reservoir 
Mount Baldy (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. W 10913  Black Mountain 
Ferron Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 9482  Ferron Reservoir 
Ferron Reservoir Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. E 9495  Ferron Reservoir 
Ferron Reservoir Summer Home Area (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. E 9640  Ferron Reservoir 
Heliotrope Mountain (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 2 mi. SE 11116  Heliotrope Mountain 
Ferron Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. E 9489  Ferron Reservoir 
Ferron Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 2 mi. E 9410  Ferron Reservoir 
Grove of the Aspen Giants Scenic Area (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 9394  Black Mountain 
Wildwest (Area) Sanpete County, UT 2 mi. W 9597  Black Mountain 
Ferron Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 9482  Ferron Reservoir 
Emery Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 2.8 mi. S 9446  Heliotrope Mountain 
Emery Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 2.8 mi. S 9439  Heliotrope Mountain 
Deep Lake (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 9328  Woods Lake 
Deep Lake Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 9315  Woods Lake 

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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