Gentianaceae

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Family: Gentianaceae

Group: Vascular Plant, Species

Scientific NameCommon NameSummary
Gentiana douglasianaSwamp GentianCommon small annual herb of low elevation muskegs and wet meadows. Many collections in ARCTOS from throughout the region.
Gentiana glaucaPale GentianCollections in ARCTOS from the northern half of the inside mainland (i.e., east of Glacier Bay). Also a single collection from Admiralty Island.
Gentiana platypetalaBroad-petalled GentianLate blooming herb with striking blue flowers that is common just above treeline and rare at lower elevations. Collections in ARCTOS from throughout the region.
Gentiana prostrataMoss GentianThree collections from the region in ARCTOS, two from Greens Creek area on Admiralty Island, and one from Mt. Roberts in Juneau.
Gentianella amarellaNorthern GentianCollections in ARCTOS primarily the northern mainland at the upper end of Lynn Canal and along the northern gulf coast. Also collections from Chichagof Island, Coronation Island, and Northern Prince of Wales Island.
Gentianella propinquaFour-parted Dwarf GentianCollections in ARCTOS from the northern mainland, Chichagof Island, and Coronation Island.
Gentianella tenellaSlender gentianNo georeferenced records in ARCTOS from the region. Hulten indicates an isolated occurrence in the vicinity of Juneau.
Lomatogonium rotatumMarsh FelwortCollections in ARCTOS from northern Admiralty Island and on either side of Lynn Canal.
Swertia perennisBog SwertiaCollections in ARCTOS mostly from the outer islands and the vicinity of Glacier Bay, but also a few near Juneau.