Tag Archives: Gentianopsis crinita

09.15.2020 Greater Fringed Gentian Bud in Grasses

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09.23..2019 Fringed Gentians of our own

I mentioned a bit back that I purchased two Greater Fringed Gentian plants from Nasami Farm last Spring with the hopes of having my own models to photograph.  I will still make the trip to North Quabbin for the “in … Continue reading

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09.12.2019 The Lovely Fringed Gentian

Painted trillium in the Spring, too many to have a favorite in Summer, and these in the Autumn.  I always look forward to Greater Fringed Gentian-Gentianopsis crinita flowers.  I checked on the ones I find in North Quabbin last weekend, … Continue reading

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09.20.2018 Gentian Farewell

Probably my last gentian image for the year, although I have yet to photograph a bottle/closed gentian.  

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09.09.2018 Greater Fringed Gentian Buds

Hard to believe it’s that time of year already.  Not quite foliage time but I have seen changes starting, especially on some maples, already and this morning we actually have a chill in the air.  I could see my breath … Continue reading

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09.22.2015 Another Fringed Gentian Bud

Another from a couple of weekends ago.  I headed out in the late afternoon when I thought the Fringed Gentian would be open as it needs sunshine.  Of course, it wasn’t sunny in the face of imminent rain…which, by the … Continue reading

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09.09.2015 Fringed Gentian Bud

Thank you to all for contributing to the discussion yesterday.  It was great to hear your opinions.  I appreciate that you support my vision. After leaving the pond, I visited the nearby site where I photographed Greater Fringed Gentian (Gentianopsis … Continue reading

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09.29.2014 Day of the Gentian

I have a hard time leaving the house in the afternoon.  Yard work to do or even a football game to watch.  Since the Patriots are playing tonight, that made it a little easier.  But basically, the momentum was my … Continue reading

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09.27.2014 Moderate success

With the assistance of an acquaintance on Facebook, I found me some Greater Fringed Gentians (Gentianopsis crinita formerly Gentiana crinita).  I learned pretty quickly that they close up overnight or on cloudy days and are only opened when exposed to … Continue reading

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