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Gentiana cruciata 'Blue Cross'
[Gentiana]
Size (ships bareroot) - Quart $7.95
Height Light
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12 - 18 in. Partial Sun Mid Summer Blue 3 - 7

This Gentian sets itself apart from the species by its intense blue violet flowers on compact, durable, drought resistant plants. From midsummer into early fall, clusters of small, 4-petaled flowers open and bloom at the nodes.  At each node, the spoon-sh

Care: Gentians tend to grow best in cooler zones with mild summers.  This variety is an alpine type, so it grows well in rock gardens sited in full sun to part shade.  It is a durable, drought resistant plant once established.  Plant it in well-drained, light s

Gentiana cruciata 'Blue Cross'
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