The Stiff Gentian (Gentiana quinquefolia Linnaeus), (Figure XXV) has smaller flowers in dense clusters at the ends of the branches; the blue corolla tube is one-half to three-fourths of an inch long with five equal, triangular lobes which are not fringed. Rather common in dry or moist shady woods.

Figure XXV   Stiff Gentian; Agueweed (Gentiana quinquefolia Linnaeus)

Figure XXV - Stiff Gentian; Agueweed (Gentiana quinquefolia Linnaeus)