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Houstonia caerulea

Family:Rubiaceae
Species:Houstonia caerulea L.
Common Name:common bluets, Quaker ladies
Habitat:Dry-mesic to mesic open forests and woodlands, dirt roads through forests, forest edges, fields with thin herbaceous vegetation, roadsides, lawns, disturbed soils, and open exposed bedrock often in thin dry soils but sometimes in wet sites.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWI), FAC (NWI), S5 (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank), CoC: 1
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Gentianales
FamilyRubiaceae
Genus Houstonia
Species Houstonia caerulea L. - common bluets, Quaker ladies

Citation

Citation Houstonia caerulea L.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Broome1889 BKL – BKL00073658
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Dutchess1932 BKL – BKL00073661
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Essex1919 BKL – BKL00073663
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Essex1919 BKL – BKL00073664
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Essex1986 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Fulton2007 NYS – 57
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 57
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Greene  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Hamilton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Jefferson  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Jefferson1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Niagara1889 BKL – BKL00073659
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Ontario  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Orange2003 BKL – BKL00024414
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego1997 RCFS – accession # 12634
Herbarium Name Used: Hedyotis caerulea
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Oswego1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Richmond1897 BKL – BKL00073662
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond  BKL – BKL00073652
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1910 BKL – BKL00073646
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1887 BKL – BKL00099074
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1895 BKL – BKL00073651
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1887 BKL – BKL00099073
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1895 BKL – BKL00073660
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond1884 BKL – BKL00073673
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond  BKL – BKL00073653
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Saratoga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
St. Lawrence1982 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
St. Lawrence1915 BKL – BKL00073656
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben1890 BKL – BKL00073647
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1938 BKL – BKL00073648
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1964 BKL – BKL00080650
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1961 BKL – BKL00080653
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan1982 BKL – BKL00073645
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Sullivan  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Tioga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Tioga1937 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
Werier (2017) voucher!; R.T. Clausen et al. 2467 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Tompkins1920 BKL – BKL00073657
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Tompkins1890 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Ulster1870 BKL – BKL00073672
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL – BKL00093300
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2009 BKL – BKL00093013
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1891 BKL – BKL00073654
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Warren1991 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Warren  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Houstonia caerulea
   
Westchester1905 BKL – BKL00073655
Herbarium Name Used: Houstonia caerulea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Hedyotis caerulea Hedyotis caerulea (L.) Hook.