Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Gentiana at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Prairie Closed Gentian, Closed Bottle Gentian
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Native: north of the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in - - -
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Gentians of the Eastern US p072
- Gardening with Native Plants of the South p141
- Gardening with the Native Plants of Tennessee p132
- Newcomb's Wildflower Guide p252?
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p124?