Houstonia longifolia


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Common Name: Long-leaved bluets

Plant Type: Herbaceous

Habitat: Prairie

Light Requirements: sun, part sun

Soil Moisture: dry, mesic

Soil Type: All

Height: 5 - 10 in

Bloom Time: Summer

Flower Colour: pale purple to white

Germination Requirements: Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90 - 140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F. Seed requires light to germinate.

Details/Comments: Tough drought-adapted plant. Good for edging.

Botanical Name (Alt): Hedyotis longifolia

Picture Copyright: Thomas G Barnes @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database