Rock Garden Plants
Gentianella  cerina (Hook.f.) T.N.Ho & S.W.Liu   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  cerina (Hook.f.) T.N.Ho & S.W.Liu 
SynonymsGentiana cerina Hook.f. (basionym)
 Chionogentias cerina (Hook.f.) L.G.Adams
 Gentiana campbellii Decne.
Territory New ZealandNew Zealand South
rocks
Altitude0-500m
Description basal leaves spathulate-oblong to linear-spathulate, 2-4cm, coriaceous, carnose and shiny, flowers to 16mm long, crateriform, in small, lax corymb
Size5-10cm
Colorreddish, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyFlora of New Zealand floraseries.landcareresearch.co.nz
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý