Tag Archives: Gentianaceae

Neat Plant Alert – Downy Gentian

Most people think of brilliantly colored foliage and perhaps fresh shelled local pecans when they think of fall in Arkansas. There’s more going on! Our native wildflowers are also putting on a final show. One of the showiest in the … Continue reading

Posted in Native Plants, Plant Alert, Wildflowers | Tagged , , , , ,

Know Your Natives – Rose Pink

Rose pink (Sabatia angularis) of the Gentian (Gentianaceae) Family, also known as common rose pink* and rose gentian, is an herbaceous annual or biennial.  It occurs naturally throughout much of the eastern US from eastern Texas and southeastern Kansas to Michigan, New … Continue reading

Posted in Know Your Natives, Native Plants, Wildflowers | Tagged , , , ,