Taxon  Report   9979 
Gentiana affinis  Griseb.
pleated gentian
Gentiana affinis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Coastal Prairie, Northern Juniper Woodland
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Gentiana
Subspecies and Varieties:
Gentiana affinis var. ovata
Gentiana affinis var. parvidentata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Dasystephana affinis
PLANTS: Pneumonanthe affinis
PLANTS: Gentiana rusbyi
PLANTS: Gentiana oregana
PLANTS: Gentiana interrupta
PLANTS: Gentiana forwoodii
PLANTS: Gentiana bigelovii
PLANTS: Gentiana affinis var. parvidentata
PLANTS: Gentiana affinis var. ovata
PLANTS: Gentiana affinis var. major
PLANTS: Gentiana affinis var. forwoodii
PLANTS: Gentiana affinis var. bigelovii
PLANTS: Dasystephana interrupta
PLANTS: Pneumonanthe bigelovii
 Information about  Gentiana affinis  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (GEAF)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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