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Taxon: Polemonium viscosum Nutt.

Genus: Polemonium
Family: Polemoniaceae
Subfamily: Polemonioideae
Nomen number: 480961
Place of publication: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 4:10. 1848
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5445343
Name Verified on: 16-Jul-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • sky pilot  (Source: Intermt F) - English (US)

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Nevada, Utah]


  1. Ackerfield, J. 2015. Flora of Colorado. BRIT Press, Fort Worth. 681. Note: Colorado State University Herbarium
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. 1984. Intermountain flora. 4:90.
  3. Lesica, P. 2012. Flora of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press, Fort Worth. 398.

Check other web resources for Polemonium viscosum Nutt. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=480961. Accessed 28 February 2020.