Sabatia angularis

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Sabatia angularis

Secure (NatureServe)[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Gentianaceae
Genus: Sabatia
Species: S. angularis
Binomial name
Sabatia angularis
(L.) Pursh[2]

Sabatia angularis, the rosepink,[3] rose pink, American centaury, bitterbloom, bitter bloom, or square-stemmed sabatia, is a plant native to the United States. It blooms from July to August with fragrant pink flowers.[2]

Form albiflora has white flowers.


  1. ^ "Sabatia angularis". NatureServe Explorer. NatureServe. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  2. ^ a b Justice, William S.; Bell, C. Ritchie; Lindsey, Anne H. (2005). Wild Flowers of North Carolina (2. printing. ed.). Chapel Hill, NC: Univ. of North Carolina Press. p. 195. ISBN 0807855979. 
  3. ^ "Sabatia angularis". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 26 October 2015. 

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