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Gentiana linearis Froel.
Narrowleaf gentian, Narrow-leaved gentian
Synonym(s): Dasystephana linearis, Gentiana saponaria var. linearis
USDA Symbol: GELI3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Narrow-leaved Gentian (Gentiana linearis), which occurs chiefly in northeastern North America, south in mountains as far as West Virginia, has very narrow leaves and open flowers.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue , Violet
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
, WV Canada: NB
National Wetland Indicator Status
|Status:|| OBL || OBL || FACW |
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2012-07-16
Research By: TWC Staff