This choice alpine bears brilliant blue star shaped flowers in Spring above tufts of glossy evergreen leaves, ht 7cm. Growing wild in the European Alps, the Pyrenees and some parts of northern England, this Gentian grows best in a sunny, well-drained but not too dry position. Ideal for planting in troughs where its exquisite flowers can most easily be admired.
N.B. These plants have nearly finished flowering for this year.