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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Northern Hemisphere to Texas, S. South America.

Doubtfully present in:

Italy

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Altay, Amur, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, British Columbia, Buryatiya, California, Central European Rus, Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, Colorado, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greenland, Idaho, Illinois, Inner Mongolia, Irkutsk, Japan, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kuril Is., Magadan, Maine, Manchuria, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, Minnesota, Mongolia, Montana, Nepal, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Pennsylvania, Poland, Primorye, Qinghai, Québec, Romania, Sakhalin, South Dakota, South European Russi, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tennessee, Texas, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Tuva, Ukraine, Utah, Vermont, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon

Introduced into:

Belgium, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands

Polemonium L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 162 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0