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Connecticut Plants
Branching Centaury
Centaurium pulchellum (Sw.) E.H.L. Krause
  • Family: gentian (Gentianaceae)
  • Habitat: fields, waste places
  • Height: 4-8 inches
  • Flower size: 3/8 inch across
  • Flower color: pink
  • Flowering time: July to September
  • Origin: Europe
Centaurium pulchellum (Sw.) Druce
Centaurium pulchellum (Sw.) Druce

Most flowers have five petals, but some have four.

Centaurium pulchellum (Sw.) Druce