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Houstonia purpurea
purple bluet Madder Family
Houstonia purpurea Rubiaceae
common names
  purple bluet
  Venus' pride
  woodland bluet
accepted scientific name
  Houstonia purpurea L.
rules for finding collection records
  Hedyotis purpurea (232)
  Houstonia lanceolata (38)
  Houstonia purpurea (1961)
  exclude Houstonia purpurea tenuifolia
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is about 0.4 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 1st week of October

How Likely at this Location (57%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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