Polemoniaceae


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Polemoniaceae

[‚päl·ə‚mō·nē′ās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of autotrophic dicotyledonous plants in the order Polemoniales distinguished by lack of internal phloem, corolla lobes that are convolute in the bud, three carpels, and axile placentation.
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by Dobson, 2006), including Silene latifolia (Caryophyllaceae; Dotterl and Jurgens, 2005) and Platanthera bifolia (Orchidaceae; Plepys et al., 2002) and suspected for the food-deceptive Phlox relative, Linanthus dichotomus (Polemoniaceae; Chess et al., 2008).
Important families: Polemoniaceae, Solanaceae, Convolvulaceae.
Hoover's Woolly-star (Eriastrum hooveri) This plant, an herb in the phlox family (Polemoniaceae), was delisted on October 7.
National Council for the Conservation of Plants and Gardens, National Collection of Polemoniaceae open, 28 Sunnyside Terrace, Trimdon Grange, Trimdon Station, Durham, 2-5pm.
Phylogenetic Relationships in Cantua (Polemoniaceae): Inferences from cpDNA, nrDNA ITS, and Pollen Morphology.
Family Name (Latin and Common): Polemoniaceae, the Phlox family
candida (Polemoniaceae), located on the Colorado Front Range (USA) just north of the University of Colorado Mountain Research Station during the summer of 1995.
Phenotypic integration and plastic correlations in Phlox drummondii (Polemoniaceae).