Gentianella cunninghamii subsp. cunninghamii

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: data deficient (k)

Basal leaves linear-oblanceolate, to 45 mm long, 7 mm wide; stem leaves to 30 mm long and 4 mm wide. Pedicels usually 2–3 cm long; calyx-lobes 6–9 mm long; corolla-lobes to 10–13(–15) mm long; stigmas 0.6–0.8 mm long; ovary c. 10 mm long. Flowers Dec.–Mar.

HNF, MonT, SnM, VAlp. Also NSW, ACT. Scattered and rather rare in Victoria, recorded from Mts Buffalo, Wellington, Hotham and Cobberas and Bendock areas, usually in moist treeless sites.

Source: Walsh, N.G. (1999). Gentianaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne (as Chionogentias cunninghamii subsp. cunninghamii).
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-09-10
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Gentianella cunninghamii subsp. cunninghamii in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Gentianella cunninghamii subsp. cunninghamii in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory