Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


702

Forb
Annual/Perennial

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Blue/Lavender/White
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
4 sepals
4-lobed salverform or funnelform corolla
4 included stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/7/08):
Houstonia/ Stenaria spp.   FAMILY Rubiaceae

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 173-08-000:
Houstonia spp.   FAMILY Rubiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Bluet


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