Calflora
Taxon  Report   9979    
Gentiana affinis  Griseb.
Pleated gentian
Gentiana affinis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Gentiana
Subspecies and Varieties:

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, Coastal Prairie, Northern Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Dasystephana affinis
PLANTS: Pneumonanthe affinis
PLANTS: Gentiana rusbyi
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More information about  Gentiana affinis
Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2020).