Taxon  Report   11705    
Frasera umpquaensis  M. Peck & Applegate
Umpqua green-gentian
Frasera umpquaensis
© 2010 Norman Jensen
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Frasera umpquaensis
© 2008 Amanda Shufelberger
Frasera umpquaensis
© 2010 Norman Jensen
Frasera umpquaensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
also called Swertia umpquaensis
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Frasera umpquaensis
© 2008 Amanda Shufelberger
Genus: Frasera
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Frasera fastigiata

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Swertia fastigiata
ICPN + CNPS: Swertia umpquaensis
More information about  Frasera umpquaensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).