Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Polemonium pulcherrimum -- (Low Jacob's Ladder)

presented by Susan McDougall

Polemonium pulcherrimum

Tufted, with erect stems typically less than four inches tall, the plant and leaves are hairy and glandular although not as dense as Polemonium elegans. This species grows at lower elevations, from 5,000 to 6,500 feet, in rocky habitat. This is variety pulcherrimum.

Author: Susan McDougall
Owyhigh Lakes, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.8659, -121.5807, 5244
Date: June 26, 2015

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