Gentiana andrewsii

Erect, dark blue-purple (sometimes white) fall beauty. Often found near water. A close look at the tip of a bloom will show small fringes and a bit of white.

Seedling

Gentiana andrewsii seedlings
Gentian seedlings are extremely tiny and easily disrupted by too-strong water spray.
R. Parker

Mentioned in Solidago

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
Prairie Bottle Gentian
Type: 
Native
Herbaceous Plants - Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
Status: 
Rare in FL
Moisture: 
Moist
Light: 
Part Sun
Soil: 
Humus-rich Woodland
Recommended for gardening
Well-drained

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