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Bottle Gentian Seeds

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Quick Overview

This unique plant produces striking, purple flowers that even in maturity look like large buds. Bottle Gentian prefers moist, rich soil and is great for planting near bodies of water. Perennial. (Gentiana andrewsii)

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SKU GEAP
Common Name Bottle Gentian
Botanical Name Gentiana andrewsii
Plant Type/Life Cycle Perennial
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Blue
Estimated Mature Height 12-24" tall
Bloom Time Mid summer to mid fall
Ships As Seed
Seeds Per Packet 750
Soil Moisture Average, Moist/Wet
Amount of Rain N/A
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Clay Soil, Moist/Wet Soil
Native To Northeastern North America
Native N/A
Ideal Growing Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific NorthWest
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7
Suggested Uses Deer Resistant
Is It Storable? Yes- You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Ships to Canada Yes
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Description
Bottle Gentian is a rare addition to any wildflower garden. It produces violet-purple, large budding flowers and prefers full sun to partially sunny areas. It does best when planted in moist, rich soil and is found naturally along bodies of water.
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Bottle Gentians require SHADE

By Saddlebow Farm

from Bridgewater, Vermont

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Pros

  • Expanding Wild Patch

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Shade Required

    Comments about Bottle Gentian Seeds:

    I have used to expand a wild patch

    Bottle Gentians require Shade !

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