Gentianopsis crinita (Froel.) Ma  
Family: Gentianaceae
fringed gentian, greater fringed gentian
[Anthopogon crinitum (Froel.) Raf., Gentiana crinita Froel., Gentiana nevadensis Gilg, Gentiana ventricosa Griseb., Gentianella crinita (Froel.) G.Don, Gentianella crinita subsp. nevadensis (Froel.) G.Don]
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Janice Stiefel  
Etymology: Gentianopsis: resembling or having the form of Gentian
Plants: erect, annual/biennial, 12"-32" tall forb, often branched near the top
Leaves: stalkless, 3/8"-3/4" wide, upper leaves lance-shaped with wide, rounded bases
Flowers: blue, 4-parted, 1 1/2"-2" wide, funnel-shaped, petals densely fringed, with no folds between; solitary on long stalks; blooms Aug.-Oct.
Habitat: moist; meadows, woods, streambanks
Conservation Status: Native
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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John D. Draeger  
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Robert R. Kowal  
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Merel R. Black  
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