tulip gentian


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Noun1.tulip gentian - one of the most handsome prairie wildflowers having large erect bell-shaped bluish flowerstulip gentian - one of the most handsome prairie wildflowers having large erect bell-shaped bluish flowers; of moist places in prairies and fields from eastern Colorado and Nebraska south to New Mexico and Texas
wild flower, wildflower - wild or uncultivated flowering plant
Eustoma, genus Eustoma - small genus of herbs of warm regions of southern North America to northern South America
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Prairie gentian, also called tulip gentian or Texas bluebell 7Eustoma grandiflorum), broke upon the nursery scene so recently that the supply of plants outstripped available information about how to grow and use them.