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red bluet
Houstonia rubra
red bluet Madder Family
Houstonia rubra Rubiaceae
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common name
  red bluet
accepted scientific name
  Houstonia rubra Cav.
rules for finding collection records
  Hedyotis rubra (56)
  Houstonia rubra (241)
family name
  Rubiaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Robert Sivinski
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .3 to .5 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 1st week of October

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
George O. Miller (5)
Wikipedia
SEINet (14)
USDA PLANTS profile
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Cal Photos (14)
New Mexico Flora (2)
S. Rocky Mountains (1)
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