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Gentiana austromontana (Appalachian gentian)
Cressler, Alan

Gentiana austromontana

Gentiana austromontana Pringle & Sharp

Appalachian Gentian, Blue Ridge Gentian

Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)


USDA Symbol: GEAU3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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3 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue


USA: NC , TN , VA , WV

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Gentiana austromontana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Gentiana austromontana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Gentiana austromontana


Record Modified: 2019-11-07
Research By: SET, SCB

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