Gentiana asclepiadea

Willow Gentian

Family: Gentianaceae Gentian

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 5A - 7A
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Purple
Bloom time Mid Summer
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, rock garden, woodland garden
Height 16" to 24" / 40cm to 60cm
Spread 24" to 36" / 60cm to 90cm
Growth rate Moderate
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral
Soil type Loamy
Form Upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage, naturalizing