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Gentiana L.
gentian

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General Information
Symbol: GENTI
Group: Dicot
Family: Gentianaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   N
CAN   N
GL   N
L48   I,N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Gentianales
Family Gentianaceae – Gentian family
Genus Gentiana L. – gentian

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 36 species of Gentiana . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Gentiana acaulis</i>
L.
Gentiana acaulis
gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana affinis</i>
Griseb.
Gentiana affinis
pleated gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana alba</i>
Muhl. ex Nutt.
Gentiana alba
plain gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana algida</i>
Pall.
Gentiana algida
whitish gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana andrewsii</i>
Griseb.
Gentiana andrewsii
closed bottle gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana austromontana</i>
Pringle & Sharp
Gentiana austromontana
Appalachian gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana autumnalis</i>
L.
Gentiana autumnalis
pine barren gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana ×billingtonii</i>
Farw. (pro sp.) [<i>
andrewsii × puberulenta</i>
]
Gentiana ×billingtonii [ andrewsii × puberulenta ]
gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana calycosa</i>
Griseb.
Gentiana calycosa
Rainier pleated gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana catesbaei</i>
Walter
Gentiana catesbaei
Elliott's gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana clausa</i>
Raf.
Gentiana clausa
bottle gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana cruciata</i>
L.
Gentiana cruciata
star gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana ×curtisii</i>
J. Pringle [<i>
alba × puberulenta</i>
]
Gentiana ×curtisii [ alba × puberulenta ]
gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana decora</i>
Pollard
Gentiana decora
showy gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana douglasiana</i>
Bong.
Gentiana douglasiana
swamp gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana fremontii</i>
Torr.
Gentiana fremontii
moss gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana glauca</i>
Pall.
Gentiana glauca
pale gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana ×grandilacustris</i>
J. Pringle [<i>
andrewsii × rubricaulis</i>
]
Gentiana ×grandilacustris [ andrewsii × rubricaulis ]
gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana linearis</i>
Froel.
Gentiana linearis
narrowleaf gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana lutea</i>
L.
Gentiana lutea
yellow gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana newberryi</i>
A. Gray
Gentiana newberryi
alpine gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana nivalis</i>
L.
Gentiana nivalis
snow gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana ×pallidocyanea</i>
J. Pringle [<i>
alba × andrewsii</i>
]
Gentiana ×pallidocyanea [ alba × andrewsii ]
gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana parryi</i>
Engelm.
Gentiana parryi
Parry's gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana pennelliana</i>
Fernald
Gentiana pennelliana
wiregrass gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana platypetala</i>
Griseb.
Gentiana platypetala
broadpetal gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana plurisetosa</i>
C.T. Mason
Gentiana plurisetosa
bristly gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana prostrata</i>
Haenke
Gentiana prostrata
pygmy gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana puberulenta</i>
J. Pringle
Gentiana puberulenta
downy gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana rubricaulis</i>
Schwein.
Gentiana rubricaulis
closed gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana saponaria</i>
L.
Gentiana saponaria
harvestbells Distribution of <i>
Gentiana sceptrum</i>
Griseb.
Gentiana sceptrum
king's scepter gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana septemfida</i>
Pall.
Gentiana septemfida
crested gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana setigera</i>
A. Gray
Gentiana setigera
Mendocino gentian Distribution of <i>
Gentiana verna</i>
L. [excluded]
Gentiana verna
Distribution of <i>
Gentiana villosa</i>
L.
Gentiana villosa
striped gentian Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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