Gentiana clausa, PA Ecotype
Meadow Bottle Gentian, PA Ecotype
A showy, bunch-type riparian species for retention basins; the flowers are long lasting.
General Product Information:
Item Number: GENCLA01
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Moist woods, streambanks, meadows.
Bloom Period: September to October
Flower Color: Blue
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.3 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 6 in
pH: 5.8 – 7.2
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Approximate seeds per lb: 2,980,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.1% and not more than 0.2% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine