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Autumn Dwarf Gentian
Gentianella amarella
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Also known as - Northern Gentian, Autumn Gentian, Felwort.

Latin synonyms - Gentiana amarella, Gentiana acuta

Native to Alberta. Biennial.

General Description

By Gustave J. Yaki

Native; circumpolar. Uncommon. Stems, basal rosette in first year; short erect stem in second year; single or branched from base, branches strongly ascending, 0.5-5dm tall. Leaves, basal, oval-spatulate, blunt; upper, stalkless, oblong-linear. Flowers, few-numerous; 1-3 in each axil, or in dense clusters; slender-tubed, fringed at throat, usually 5-lobed, the lobes light violet, pale blue, greenish yellow or whitish, 10-15mm long; July-Sept. Fruit, capsule. Habitat: moist woods, meadows. sWeas.N50.59.426/W114.09.226.

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Recent Autumn Dwarf Gentian Reports in Alberta

Abundance Location Reporter Date
Present Heritage Ranch Blake 2005/08/27
Present River Bend Blake 2005/08/19
Present Weaselhead/Glenmore Pk Gernigswald 1980/06/28

Autumn Dwarf Gentian Hotspots in Alberta

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