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Houstonia purpurea (Hedyotis purpurea)

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Common Name: Venus’ Pride, Large or Mountain Houstonia

Part sun to light shade, medium to moderately dry moisture level, rocky or sandy soil, moderately acid to slightly acid pH.  6-8 inches height, blooms in spring, white to pale purple flowers.

Germination Code:  ?

Native Region: Statewide

Tubular flowers. Grows naturally in moist conditions throughout open rocky woods, rock inclines, and stream or creek banks.