The Wildflower Center's Seed Bank was established in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) Seeds of Success (SOS) program in concert with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Millennium Seed Bank Program (MSBP). The purpose of the Seed Bank is to collect, conserve, and develop native plant materials for stabilizing, rehabilitating and restoring lands in Texas and the United States.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Conservation Program Manager.
Rhexia virginica L.
Meadow beauty, Handsome HarryMelastomataceae (Melastome Family)
USDA Symbol: RHVI
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-21Field Data Form: LBJWC-MLE-021.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-07-23
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-21
Collection Number: MLE-21
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Miles, S., Chapman, S.
Location DataCountry: US
Location: Sandyland Sanctuary Latitude: 30.368190
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 26 FT
Elevation in M: 7 land_owner: The Nature Conservancy
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Rhynchospora elliottii, Rhexia lutea, Centella erecta, Liatris acidota, Liatris pycnostachya, Marshallia graminifolia, Bacopa caroliniana, Ludwigia octovalvis, Pinguicula pumila, Hyptis alata, Paspalum floridanum, Pinus palustris, Magnolia virginiana, Persea borbonia, Sassafras albidum, Cyrilla racemiflora, Hypericum fasciculatum, Hydrolea ovata
Soil Texture: Sand, white
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 100+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 300
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:7-23-2006