Definition of Gentiana pneumonanthe
1. Noun. Perennial Eurasian gentian with sky-blue funnel-shaped flowers of damp open heaths.
Group relationships: Gentiana, Genus Gentiana
Generic synonyms: Gentian
Lexicographical Neighbors of Gentiana Pneumonanthe
Literary usage of Gentiana pneumonanthe
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Topographical Botany: Being Local and Personal Records Towards Shewing the by Hewett Cottrell Watson (1874)
"719 Gentiana pneumonanthe, Linn. Note. There is no recent record of this in Suffolk. Mr. Bloom- field ms. Drainage and enclosure appear to be gradually ..."
2. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1906)
"... 1906) a parcel of shoots of Gentiana pneumonanthe ; the majority of these were about three to six inches long, green and leafy for their upper half, ..."
3. Medical Botany; Or, Illustrations and Descriptions of the Medicinal Plants ...by John Stephenson, James Morss Churchill, Gilbert Thomas Burnett by John Stephenson, James Morss Churchill, Gilbert Thomas Burnett (1834)
"Gentiana pneumonanthe, acaulis, verna, Amarella, campestris, and nivalis, are natives of Britain. They are elegant herbaceous plants, mostly inhabiting ..."