Polemonium carneum A. Gray
Polemoniaceae (Phlox Family)
Synonym(s): Polemonium carneum ssp. luteum
USDA Symbol: poca4
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: CA , OR , WA
Native Distribution: N. CA to WA
Native Habitat: Coastal brushy & grassy slopes below 2000 ft.; up to 6000 ft. farther inland
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Moist, well-drained soils.
Conditions Comments: The color form from the Olympic Penisula is especially suitable for the woodland garden. Seeds freely but does not become weedy.
PropagationDescription: Propagate by division or seed.
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: No treatment is necessary but stratification may improve results.
Commercially Avail: yes
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Polemonium carneum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Polemonium carneum in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff