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Plant Details

Houstonia pusilla

Tiny Bluet

Scientific Name:

Houstonia pusilla

Common Name:

Tiny Bluet

Plant Family

Rubiaceae (Madder Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Bloom Color(s):

blue purple violet

Size in Feet:

.3

Bloom Time:

March - April

Bloom Area:

Statewide (Mountains, Piedmont, Coast)

Plant showing tiny size

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Paynter, Wilmington, Mar 7, 2011

Flowers

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Paynter, Wilmington, March 2011

Leaves

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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