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Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Blackstonia perfoliataYellow WortGentianaceaeChlora perfoliata.00
Centaurium erythraeaCentaury - Feverwort, European centauryGentianaceaeCentaurium minus. Centaurium umbellatum. Erythraea centaurium.13
Centaurium spicatumSpiked centauryGentianaceaeC. australe. Erythraea australis. E. spicata.01
Fagraea fragransIronwood, TembusuGentianaceaeFagraea cochinchinensis A.Chev. Fagraea gigantea Ridl. Fagraea sororia J.J.Smith Fagraea wallichiana02
Frasera caroliniensisAmerican ColumboGentianaceaeSwertia caroliniensis02
Frasera speciosaGreen Gentian, ElkweedGentianaceaeSwertia radiata. Kuntze.12
Gentiana acaulisGentianGentianaceae 03
Gentiana andrewsiiClosed Bottle Gentian, Dakota gentianGentianaceae 03
Gentiana crassicaulis Gentianaceae 03
Gentiana cruciata Gentianaceae 12
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