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Connecticut Plants
Bluets (Quaker Ladies)
Houstonia caerulea L.
  • Synonyms: Hedyotis caerulea
  • Family: bedstraw (Rubiaceae)
  • Habitat: fields
  • Height: 2-8 inches
  • Flower size: 1/2 inch across
  • Flower color: pale blue to white, yellow center
  • Flowering time: April to July
  • Origin: native
Houstonia caerulea L.
Houstonia caerulea L.
Houstonia caerulea L.

Photographed in Chester County, Pennsylvania in early May.