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Polemonium  brandegeei (A.Gray) Greene   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Polemonium  brandegeei (A.Gray) Greene 
SynonymsGilia brandegeei A.Gray (basionym)
 Polemonium brandegeei ssp. mellitum (A.Gray) Wherry
 Polemonium viscosum ssp. mellitum (A.Gray) J.F.Davids.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ColoradoNew MexicoSouth DakotaUtahWyoming
rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves in compact rosettes, hirsute, viscid, unpleasantly malodorous, leaflets verticillate, lanceolate, flowers in capitate cyme, flowers 20-35mm long, with spreading limb
Size10-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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