Name: Gentiana pumila
Synonyms: Calathiana pumila (Jacq.) Holub
Distribution: S.W. & E. Alps, E. Pyrenees
Description: Rosette -leaves linear-lanceolate, acute; margin strong papillose; cauline lvs 1-3 pairs; calyx-teeth linear-lanceolate, acute.
Altitude: 1800-2450m
Size: 7cm
Color: blue
Bloom: spring
Cultivation: calcicole, humus, moist
Propagation: seeds, cuttings
Photo: Herman Mylemans; garden