Taxon  Report   7890 
Swertia perennis  L.
felwort, star green gentian
Swertia perennis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Swertia perennis
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2009 California Academy of Sciences
Swertia perennis
© 2011 Robert Sivinski
Communities: Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Swertia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Swertia perennis var. obtusa
ICPN: Swertia covillei
 Information about  Swertia perennis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SWPE)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 25, 2014).

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