Blue purple flowers with bright orange yellow stamens tightly clustered on the top of a tall stem. The flowers are cone shaped. Occasionally you will see this flower in white. It has a strong musky odor that has earned it the nickname “skunkweed”.
|Scientific Name:||Polemonium viscosum|
|Growing Season:||June to early August|
|Soil Type:||Open areas, rocky areas|
Skunkweed, Sticky Jacobs-ladder, Sticky Polemonium