Autumn Dwarf Gentian (Gentianella amarella)

  • Autumn Dwarf Gentian (Gentianella Amarella)
    Credit: Britton, N.L., and A. Brown | An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. | License: PD-user
  • Autumn Dwarf Gentian (Gentianella Amarella)
    Credit: John Curtis | http://delta-intkey.... | License: PD Old
  • Autumn Dwarf Gentian (Gentianella Amarella)
    Credit: Alastair Rae | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0 GFDL
  • Autumn Dwarf Gentian (Gentianella Amarella)
    Credit: JerryFriedman | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0 GFDL
  • Autumn Dwarf Gentian (Gentianella Amarella)
    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: PD Old

Gentianella Amarella, or more commonly know as Autumn Dwarf Gentian, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Gentianella. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Gentianella Amarella or Autumn Dwarf Gentian's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Gentianella
  • Family: Gentianaceae
  • Order: Gentianales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) AK (N) CAN (N) GL (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: ME (E) VT (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: ME (northern gentian) VT (felwort)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC) 3(OBL) 4(FACW) 5(OBL) 7(FACW) 8(FAC) 9(FACW-) 0(FACW) A(FACW)

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