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Gentianella  radicata (Griseb.) J.S.Pringle   
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FamilyGENTIANACEAE
Genus species var.Gentianella  radicata (Griseb.) J.S.Pringle 
SynonymsGentiana radicata Griseb. (basionym)
 Gentiana barbeyana Gilg
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude2700-4000m
Description stem leaves linear-lanceolate, sessile, acute, margins revolute, flowers in corymb or raceme, shortly pedicellate, corolla 10-15mm long, pentamerous, lobes lanceolate
Size10-20cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in spring; cuttings in late spring
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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