Closed or Bottled Gentian (Gentiana andrewsii)

Common Name: Closed or Bottled Gentian
Latin Name: Gentiana andrewsii
Habitat: Moist thickets & meadows, moist woodlots
Blooms: Late summer, Fall

The egg shaped flowers of this plant remain almost entirely closed.

Close up view of Closed Gentian

Closed Gentian