Houstonia canadensis Willd.
Common Name: BLUETS
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Sandy banks, fields, and open savannas in southern Michigan; rocky and gravelly shores and ridges in the limestone country of the northeastern Lower Peninsula.

Not always easy to distinguish from H. longifolia; apparent intermediates have been found in Livingston Co. and St. Joseph Co. See also Terrell (1996) and notes under H. longifolia.

Locations

Allegan County
Alpena County
Barry County
Hillsdale County
Kalamazoo County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Oceana County
Presque Isle County
St. Joseph County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 13, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2602.