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Northern Gentian

A tiny purple star shaped flower, this flower is easy to miss. Only a few inches off the ground, it can be found in meadows in late season.

Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Gentianella amarella
Growing Season:Late summer
Soil Type:Meadows
Habitat:Montane, Subalpine