Taxon  Report   7885    
Swertia albicaulis  (Griseb.) Kuntze  var. nitida  (Benth.) Jeps.  
(no longer an active name)
Shining swertia,  White stem green gentian
Swertia albicaulis var. nitida, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Genus: Swertia
Parent: Swertia albicaulis
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Frasera albicaulis var. nitida

NOTE: Swertia albicaulis var. nitida is no longer an active name.
More information about  Swertia albicaulis var. nitida
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 25, 2020).