Gentiana puberulenta J. S. Pringle
Common Name: PRAIRIE GENTIAN
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: E
Gentiana puberulenta B. S. Slaughter

Sandy, seasonally wet to dry areas. Once widespread, there are very few recent records from the state. The flowers are ordinarily a very deep rich blue and open only in sunshine.

Locations

Allegan County
Kent County
Oakland County
St. Clair County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 18, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1394.