A.k.a. greater fringed gentian.* A gorgeous biennial that maintains itself through reseeding. Seeds need disturbed, wet conditions to germinate, and may be slow to establish.

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture: Wet, Wet Mesic

Soil Type: Sandy

Height: 1’-3’

Bloom Color: Blue

Bloom Time: Aug-Oct

Root Type: Taproot

Notable Wildlife Interactions: Little data available. Flowers attract bumblebees. Bitter foliage is rarely eaten by insects or mammals.

*Gentianopsis crinita is a scientific synonym.

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