Taxon  Report   9980 
Gentianella amarella  (L.) Böerner
Autumn dwarf gentian
Gentianella amarella
© 2016 Jason Matthias Mills
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Gentianella amarella
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Gentianella amarella
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Gentianella amarella, 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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Gentianella amarella
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Genus: Gentianella
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Gentianella amarella
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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