Gentiana trichotoma
Gentiana trichotoma
Gentiana trichotoma
Gentiana trichotoma
Gentiana trichotoma
Gentiana trichotoma
Gentiana trichotoma

Gentiana trichotoma

Gentianaceae

Height

30 - 50 cm

Flower colour

sky blue

Flowering time

July - September

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained, moist, fertile, humus rich

pH

acid - neutral

Hardiness

supposedly hardy

Plant range

China

Gentiana is a large genus of around 400 species in the family Gentianaceae. It's distribution is alpine and temperate regions in Europe, Asia and America. The signature feature of the genus are exceptionally blue, trumpet shaped flowers.

Propagation:


Seed - sown in September - January.

Seed just covered and stored outside until germination.

Sky blue flowers. Supposedly hardy, but can be finicky.

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