Gentiana saponaria

Family:Gentianaceae
Species:Gentiana saponaria L.
Common Name:soapwort gentian, soap gentian, harvestbells
Habitat:**
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Herbaceous
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:Homer House described a very narrow leaf form of this species as var. latidens. This "variety" is restricted to North Carolina. If recognized, then all New York material would be treated as var. saponaria. More research is needed to determine if these warrant recognition.
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, Endangered-State, S1 (State Rank)
References:**

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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Asteridae
Order Gentianales
FamilyGentianaceae
Genus Gentiana
Species Gentiana saponaria L. - soapwort gentian, soap gentian, harvestbells

Citation

Citation Gentiana saponaria Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 228. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: VIRGINIA:

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Erie  NYFA_1990    
Kings1889 BKL
BKL00035758
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1899 BKL
BKL00035763
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1900 BKL
BKL00035765
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1899 BKL
BKL00035770
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1895 BKL
BKL00035760
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1899 BKL
BKL00035762
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau  NYFA_1990    
Nassau1890 BKL
BKL00035761
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1923 BKL
BKL00035764
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1927 BKL
BKL00035759
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1882 BKL
BKL00058579
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1933 BKL
BKL00035766
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1933 BKL
BKL00035756
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1928 BKL
BKL00035757
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1932 BKL
BKL00035767
Herbarium Name Used: Gentiana saponaria
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.