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Gentiana macaulayi ( Wells Variety Gentian )




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Gentiana macaulayi
( Wells Variety Gentian )

A semi-evergreen perennial, suitable for rock gardens. Leaves form in rosettes. Solitary flowers appear on prostrate stems, late summer to autumn.
Important Info : Also known as G. 'Wellsii'.



Gentiana/macaulayi
Characteristics
Cultivar:Well's Variety  
Family:Gentianaceae  
Size:Height: 0 ft. to 0.17 ft.
Width: 0 ft. to 1 ft.  
Plant Category:perennials,  
Plant Characteristics:low maintenance, prostrate, seed start,  
Foliage Characteristics:semi-evergreen,  
Foliage Color:dark green,  
Flower Characteristics:showy,  
Flower Color:blues, yellows,  
Tolerances:slope, wind,  
Requirements
Flowering Time Range:Late Summer to Mid Fall  
USDA Hardiness Zone:5 to 7  
AHS Heat Zone:Not defined for this plant  
Light Range:Part Shade to Sun  
pH Range:5.5 to 6.5  
Soil Range:Sandy Loam to Loam  
Water Range:Normal to Moist  

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