True, royal blue flowers on tall stems in summer.
This tall gentian produces true, royal blue, two inch long tubular flowers up and down the two foot stems from midsummer to fall. The foliage is smooth, mid-green and lance-shaped.
Common Name: Gentian
Family: Gentianaceae (The Gentian Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-8
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun, Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Alpine meadows.
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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