Gentiana macrophylla

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Large leaf gentian
Gentiana macrophylla Orchi 04.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Gentianaceae
Genus: Gentiana
G. macrophylla
Binomial name
Gentiana macrophylla
  • Gentiana straminea
  • Gentiana crassiaulisor
  • Gentiana dahurica

Gentiana macrophylla, the large leaf gentian, is called qin jiao in Chinese. Synonyms include G. straminea, G. crassiaulisor, and G. dahurica. It is found in China, Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Russia.[1]


Chemical constituents include gentianine, gentianidine, gentiopicroside, gentianol.[citation needed]



  1. ^ "Gentiana macrophylla". Flora of China. eFloras. Retrieved 12 February 2017.