Flower Database

Japanese gentian

Basic information
Flower Name
Japanese gentian
Formal Name
Gentiana scabra
Alias
Japanese gentian, 竜胆, Korean gentian
Habitat
Japan, Korea and China
Morph
Deciduous years grass
Comment
Japanese gentian, scientific name:Gentiana scabra , is native to China, Japan and the Korean peninsula, and is a deciduous of the department gentianaceae , of the gentiana genus. In Japan Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu wild native in a bell-shaped purple flowers in autumn. Flowers bloom only on sunny days. Roots are used in herbal medicine.
Generic name: Japanese gentian, scientific name:Gentiana scabra, origin: Japan, Korea, China, Habitat: Japan Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu, Yamano, stem length: 30-50 cm, rose: ovate-lanceolate, phyllotaxis: vs., Star: bell-shaped, flowering: autumn, flower: violet, white, leaf color: green, phyllotaxis: vs., uses: gardening, potted flowers, cut flowers, herbs.
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Gentianaceae
Genus
Gentiana
Species
G. scabra
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Low mountain
Color
Blue, Violet, White
Season
Sep Oct
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 3