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Gentianella amarella ssp. acuta (Autumn dwarf gentian)
Glase, Terry

Gentianella amarella ssp. acuta

Gentianella amarella (L.) Börner ssp. acuta (Michx.) J.M. Gillett

Autumn dwarf gentian

Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)

Synonym(s): Amarella acuta, Amarella plebeja, Amarella plebeja var. holmii, Amarella strictiflora, Gentiana acuta, Gentiana amarella, Gentiana amarella ssp. acuta, Gentiana amarella var. acuta, Gentiana amarella var. plebeja, Gentiana amarella var. stricta, Gentiana plebeja, Gentiana plebeja var. holmii, Gentiana strictiflora, Gentianella acuta, Gentianella amarella var. acuta, Gentianella strictiflora


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), GL (N), SPM (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: pale pinkish-lavendar


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , ME , MN , MT , ND , NM , NV , OR , SD , UT , VT , WA , WY
Canada: NB , NL , NS

From the Archive

Wildflower Newsletter 1990 VOL. 7, NO.2 - Preservation Blooms in Recreated Prairies, New Wildflower Center Prairie Welcome...

Additional resources

USDA: Find Gentianella amarella ssp. acuta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Gentianella amarella ssp. acuta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Gentianella amarella ssp. acuta


Record Modified: 2013-06-21
Research By: TWC Staff

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