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Azure Bluet

Houstonia caerulea


Tiny flowers are pale blue with yellow centers, tubular, four-lobed, solitary, and terminal. Spatula-shaped leaves occur in basal rosettes. Stem leaves are small and the stems are unbranched.


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV Canada: NB , NS , ON , QC Native Distribution: N.S. to Ont. & WI, s. to GA, LA & AR; more common eastward Native Habitat: Deciduous woods; moist meadows; clearings


Spotted growing on a hillside in the mountains of Ellijay, GA.

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Georgia, USA

Spotted on Apr 5, 2014
Submitted on Jun 27, 2014

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