Taxon  Report   3790    
Gentianopsis holopetala  (A. Gray) H. H. Iltis
Sierra fringed gentian,  Sierra gentian
Gentianopsis holopetala, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Gentianopsis
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gentiana holopetala
PLANTS: Gentianella detonsa ssp. holopetala
More information about  Gentianopsis holopetala
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: Feb 16, 2019).