Spring Gentian

Spring Gentian

Observation - Spring Gentian. Description: It may be this, but it seems a confusing area. G.nivalis is said to be Alpine or Snow Gentian, but G.alpina is also Alpine Gentian and totally different from this o.b. Snow Gentian does not appear to be in the iSpot databank. Can anyone shed any light on

It may be this, but it seems a confusing area. G.nivalis is said to be Alpine or Snow Gentian, but G.alpina is also Alpine Gentian and totally different from this o.b. Snow Gentian does not appear to be in the iSpot databank. Can anyone shed any light on this beautiful deep blue flower.