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Marsh Gentian

A rare species found in wet, boggy heathland areas.



Common Name Marsh Gentian
Scientific Name Gentiana pneumonanthe
Species Group Gentian Family Gentianaceae
Interest Level
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Gentian family - Gentianaceae
Status Rare
Flower Colour Group Blue
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Splendid blue trumpet flowers on a fairly short stem and growing in wet heath
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Gentian Family Gentianaceae