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Sabatia brachiata (Narrowleaf rose gentian)
Stuart, Will

Sabatia brachiata

Sabatia brachiata Elliott

Narrowleaf Rose Gentian

Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)


USDA Symbol: SABR9

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Biennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple


USA: AL , AR , GA , KY , LA , MO , MS , NC , SC , TN , VA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FAC FACU
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.

From the National Organizations Directory

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

Crosby Arboretum - Picayune, MS

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-12-13
Research By: TWC Staff

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