Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

Gentianaceae: Gentian

Leaves either stemless or on very short stems, usually opposite, entire. Flowers with 4-5 joined petals with same number of stamens joined to them and 2 stigmas
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Flower Formula:  Sepals 4; Petals (4-5) Glossary

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Bartonia
screw-stem
2 Photo of Bartonia Leaves minute. Images   Information
Centaurium
centaury
1 Photo of Centaurium Leaves not small. Petals spreading abruptly above and shorter than the slender tube. Images   Information
Gentiana
gentian
8 Photo of Gentiana Leaves not small. Petals with folds or pleats between the petals, closed or open at top. Images   Information
Gentianella
dwarf gentian, gentian
1 Photo of Gentianella Leaves not small. Petals smooth with no fold or pleat between the petals, closed at top. Images   Information
Gentianopsis
fringed gentian
2 Photo of Gentianopsis Leaves not small. Petals fringed. Images   Information
Halenia
spurred-gentian
1 Photo of Halenia Leaves not small. Larger flowers with 4 spurs at base. Images   Information
Sabatia
marsh-pink, rose-pink
1 Photo of Sabatia Leaves not small. Petals spreading abruptly above and much longer than the short tube. Images   Information


         
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