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Trumpet Gentian


Trumpet Gentian is used to alpine climates, making it a perfect addition to a rock garden.
Trumpet Gentian is used to alpine climates, making it a perfect addition to a rock garden.

Trumpet gentian produces showy flowers that bloom in the early summer. Accustomed to alpine climates throughout the world, this plant requires little maintenance.

Trumpet-shaped flowers of an unusual hue (dark navy blue with darker, green-striped throats) sit on very short stems above spreading foliage. Blooming in the spring and often again in fall, it makes a wonderful choice for troughs or gardens.

Trumpet Gentian Quick Facts

Scientific Name: Gentiana acaulis

Common Name: Trumpet gentian

Plant Type: Perennial

Growing Zones for Trumpet Gentian: Hardy to zone 4

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