Gentianaceae - gentian family
Sole species that grows without cultivation on Mount Desert Island

compiled by the
Champlain Project - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653

(updated 4 April 2017)

Gentianaceae - gentian family
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Mount Desert Island is home to 1 species in 1 genus. Click on a link below or scroll down for more information.
   Bartonia (1 species)
      Bartonia virginica - Virginia screwstem (uncommon [see note 1 at bottom of page])

Bartonia (screwstem)
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Bartonia virginica (Virginia screwstem) [information to be added]

   1. Frequency designation is from the book The Plants of Acadia National Park (ISBN 978-0-89101-120-0) by Glen H. Mittelhauser, Linda L. Gregory, Sally C. Rooney, and Jill E. Weber, published in 2010 by The University of Maine Press.