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NC Native Plant Society:
Plant Details

Gentiana andrewsii var. andrewsii

Closed Bottle Gentian

Scientific Name:

Gentiana andrewsii var. andrewsii

Genus:

Gentiana

Species Epithet:

andrewsii

Common Name:

Closed Bottle Gentian

Plant Type

Herb/Wildflower

Life Cycle

Perennial

Plant Family

Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)

Native/Alien:

US Native

Size:

1-3 ft.

Bloom Color(s):

White, Blue, Purple

Light:

Part Shade - 2 to 6 hours of sun per day, Less than 2 hours of sun per day

Soil Moisture:

Moist, Wet

Bloom Time:

August, September, October

Habitat Description:

Meadows, seeps, forest edges. Not native to NC.

Leaf Arrangement:

Opposite

Leaf Retention:

Deciduous

Leaf Type:

Nothing Specified

Leaf Form:

Simple

Life Cycle:

Perennial

Wildlife Value:

Not Assigned

Landscape Value:

Suitable for home landscapes

State Rank:

(*Key)

Global Rank:

G_?: Uncertain (add status to NOTES section) (*Key)

State Status:

(*Key)

Notes:

Not native to NC

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record



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