bottle gentian

(Gentiana andrewsii)

Overview
bottle gentian
Photo by Bill Reynolds
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     
           
 
Description
 
 

 

 
     
 
Distribution
 
 

Distribution Map

 

Sources

2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 24, 28.

 
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Taxonomy
 
  Kingdom Plantae (green algae and land plants)  
  Subkingdom Viridiplantae (green plants)  
  Infrakingdom Streptophyta (land plants and green algae)  
  Superdivision Embryophyta (land plants)  
  Division Tracheophyta (vascular plants)  
  Subdivision Spermatophytina (seed plants)  
  Class Magnoliopsida (flowering plants)  
  Superorder Asteranae  
 

Order

Gentianales (gentians, dogbanes, madders, and allies)  
 

Family

Gentianaceae (gentian)  
  Tribe Gentianeae  
  Subtribe Gentianinae  
 

Genus

Gentiana (gentian)  
  Section Pneumonanthe  
       
 

Subordinate Taxa

 
 

bottle gentian (Gentiana andrewsii var. andrewsii)

Dakota gentian (Gentiana andrewsii var. dakotica)

 
       
 

Synonyms

 
 

 

 
       
 

Common Names

 
 

Andrew’s gentian

bottle gentian

closed bottle gentian

closed gentian

prairie gentian

prairie closed gentian

 
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       
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I was a minute late with the camera, as a Bumble Bees was backing out of the bottle.

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  Gentiana andrewsii BOTTLE GENTIAN
Frank Mayfield
 
  Gentiana andrewsii BOTTLE GENTIAN  
     
  Gentiana andrewsii
Joshua Mayer
 
  Gentiana andrewsii  
 
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Bottle or Andrews' Gentian

 
     

 

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Other Videos
 
  Bee and Bottle Gentian in North Dakota
Dusty VanThuyne
 
   
 
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Published on Apr 17, 2012

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  Bumble Bee on Bottle Gentian
Creating Sustainable Landscapes, LLC
 
   
 
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Published on Jan 5, 2015

Bumble bees are the only bees strong enough to enter the closed flowers of Bottle Gentian (Gentiana andrewsii).

   
       
  Bumble Bee Pollinating Bottle Gentian
Samantha Vo
 
   
 
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Published on Feb 19, 2015

   
       
  Buzzz Pollination in Action
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Uploaded on Nov 28, 2011

Bumblebee gathering nectar from a beautiful but strange bottle gentian flower in the Lurie Garden, Millennium Park in Chicago

   
       
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Anne Moretti
 
   
 
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Published on Jan 12, 2015

A bumblebee enters a bottle gentian flower at Ottawa Lake in the Kettle Moraine State Forest Southern Unit in Eagle, WI

   
       

 

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