Taxon  Report   7883    
Swertia albicaulis  (Griseb.) Kuntze  
(no longer an active name)
White stem green gentian,  Whitestem gentian
Swertia albicaulis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Genus: Swertia
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Frasera albicaulis var. albicaulis

JEF other name:
Frasera albicaulis

NOTE: Swertia albicaulis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Swertia albicaulis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2019).