Botanical Name: Houstonia caerulea
Height: Very small
Season of bloom: All spring.
Growing Conditions: Sun. Thrives in sandy or gravelly soil.
Wildlife benefits: Pollinated by tiny early pollinators.
From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: Yes.
Remarks: Tiny, easy, long bloom period. What’s not to love?
Similar species: Long-leaved Bluets
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