Plant Identification Database:
Polemoniaceae (Phlox)
Order: Solanales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
IMAGES
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name
Scientific Name
5 parts, P: Connate White; Red; Pink; Blue; Violet S: > petals
Skyrocket Ipomopsis aggregata Ipomopsis 1-2" 5 parts, P: Connate, tubular Red May-Sep Herb, >1', Erect oak-pine chaparrel, Ridgway CO; Ghost Ranch NM; Dixie NF UT Skyrocket Ipomopsis aggregata Desert trumpets, Skunk flower, scarlet gilia, honeysuckle
Granite gilia Leptodactylon pungens Leptodactylon Acicular 5 parts, P: Apex truncate White <1' Mammoth, CA Granite gilia Leptodactylon pungens
Nuttall's linanthus Linanthus nuttallii Linanthus Opposite Palmate (5-9Pal), Linear leaflets <1", Fleshy 5 parts White, yellow disk Head or crowded raceme <1", June-Sept Lake Lundy, CA Nuttall's linanthus Linanthus nuttallii
Garden phlox Phlox paniculata Phlox Opposite Entire >1" 5 parts, P: Connate Red; Pink Herb, >3', Erect Waste places Tatkon House; Hopkins Forest garden Garden phlox Phlox paniculata Perennial phlox, Fall phlox
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex
LV: Surface
FL: Parts
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Season
FL: Stamen
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Season
ST: Type
ST: Surface
ST: Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name
Scientific Name
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
IMAGES