Gentiana sino-ornata
Showy Chinese Gentian


Height: 5 - 10 cm

Flower colour: blue

Flowering time: September - October

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  well drained, moist, humus rich

pH: acid - neutral

Hardiness: fairly hardy, given the right soil conditions

Plant range: N-China


Flowers very late.
Needs a sunny position
for flowers to open.
Needs neutral or
slightly acid soil, avoid lime.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.    I     © 2015-2019  Garðaflóra.

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