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Cream Gentian
Cream Gentian
Cream Gentian

Cream Gentian

Regular price $3.50 Sale

Gentiana flavida (Gentiana alba)

Origin: Northcentral US

Improvement status: Wild

Seeds per packet: ~3,000

Germination tested: 4/2021: 95%

Life cycle: Herbaceous Perennial

Zones: 4-7

Unique, closed pitcher-type flowers that bloom white in the late summer. Bumblebees search them for their pollen. Easy low-maintenance meadow native, once established. Same species as Gentiana alba and Yellow Gentian.

3'hx2'w. Medium to Dry Soil. Full-Part Sun. Cream bloom in Aug-Sept.

Our seed was produced by Shooting Star Native Seeds in Spring Grove, MN.

Growing Tips: Cold Stratify 60 days, surface sow. Or Fall seed.