Greater Fringed Gentian (Gentianopsis crinita)


Gentianopsis Crinita, or more commonly know as Greater Fringed Gentian, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Gentianopsis. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Gentianopsis Crinita or Greater Fringed Gentian's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Gentianopsis
  • Family: Gentianaceae
  • Order: Gentianales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: GA (T) MD (E) NC (E SC) NY (EV) RI (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: GA (fringed gentian) MD (fringed gentian) NC (fringed gentian) NY (fringed gentian) RI (fringed gentian)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW+ OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(OBL) 2(FACW+) 3(FACW+) 4(OBL)

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