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Houstonia procumbens

Houstonia procumbens

Houstonia procumbens, the roundleaf bluet, is a perennial species in the family Rubiaceae. It is native to the southeastern United States: Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida and South Carolina.[1]

Houstonia procumbens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Rubiaceae
Genus: Houstonia
H. procumbens
Binomial name
Houstonia procumbens
(Walter ex J.F.Gmel.) Standl.[1]


  1. USDA, NRCS (n.d.). "Houstonia procumbens". The PLANTS Database ( Greensboro, North Carolina: National Plant Data Team. Retrieved 8 Sep 2013.

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