Gentiana pedicellata

Gentiana pedicellata in Valley of flowers

Gentiana pedicellata is a slender herb of height 3 to 5.5 cm. Stems leaves are very smaller. Flower are very beautiful and are of pale blue color.

The specific name pedicellata means small pedicels (flower stalks).

English Name


Local Name

Choti buggi


Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)

Flowering time

June to Late July


On grassy slopes



Location in the Valley of flowers

You can find it just hundred meters from the entry gate (Frozen river) of Valley of flowers in June month. This picture was clicked in June first week, 2012.

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