Gentiana septemfida var. lagodechiana

Summer Gentian

Family: Gentianaceae Gentian

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 6A - 8A
Exposure Full shade to partial shade or partial sun
Bloom color Blue
Bloom time Late Summer to Mid Fall
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Alpine garden, rock garden, specimen
Height 8" to 18" / 20cm to 45cm
Spread 10" to 12" / 25cm to 30cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral
Soil type Loamy
Form Irregular or sprawling