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Bottle Gentian Seeds

SKU: AM013212
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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)
key features
Botanical Name
Gentiana andrewsii
Seed Life Cycle
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Seed Coverage
covers 30-40 square feet
Native, Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Low Maintenance, Naturalizes, Mass Plantings


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.