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Polemonium carneum

Polemoniaceae
Perennials, Flowers

POLEMONIUM

Lush rosettes of finely divided, ferny, light to medium green foliage. Blossom stalks are typically leafy and bear clusters of bell-shaped flowers in spring or early summer. Good under trees. Grow from seed or from divisions made after bloom or in spring; give well-drained soil. Many species are choice wildflowers from Western mountains.

Polemonium carneum

Native from Washington west of the Cascades to California. Sprawls to 1–1 1/2 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide. Yellowish buds open to 1/2–1-in. peachy pink blossoms that age to purplish blue.

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