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Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense; Mt. Shasta sky pilot   

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Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense
Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense
Mt. Shasta sky pilot
Photographer: Eric White

ID: 0000 0000 1009 0435 (2009-10-04)

Copyright © 2009 Eric White

  • date of photo  Jul 4, 2009
  • latitude 41.40944   longitude -122.19389   max error distance 9917 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Mt. Shasta (Siskiyou County, California, US)
  • family Polemoniaceae
  • notes   I have seen this plant growing to 12,500 ft. on the south side of Mt. Shasta and close to 12,800 ft. on the east side. On the north side, the highest I have seen the plant is 11,800 ft. This photo is on the south face of the moraine at Helen Lake (10,400 ft.) in Avalanche Gulch on the south side of Mt. Shasta.
  • camera   Olympus Stylus 790 SW
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Mt. Shasta sky pilot
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Julie Kierstead    Feb 4, 2016

    Action: changed name from "Polemonium pulcherrimum var. pilosum" to "Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "per Stubbs & Patterson, MADRONO, Vol. 60, No. 3, pp. 243–248, 2013"

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