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Gentiana linearis Froel.
Narrowleaf gentian, Narrow-leaved gentian
USDA Symbol: GELI3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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
MA , MD , ME , MI , NH , NJ , NY , PA , TN , VA , VT , WV Canada: NB
, NL USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
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Record Modified: 2012-07-16
Research By: TWC Staff