|FORM Mainly annual or perennial herbs.
Flowers with 5 fused sepals and 5 fused petals, funnel or bell shaped. Leaves alternate or opposite, simple or compound.
Species 300 in our area 22 (Gray); 21 (B&B)43
Distribution North American
Flowers Showy, terminal clusters, or solitary
#Parts 5 fused sepals, 5 fused petals 5 stamens attached to the corolla. Symmetry
Leaves simple Phlox, dissected or pinnately compound Polemonium, alternate or opposite often entire.