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Rhexia mariana var. interior

Rhexia mariana L. var. interior (Pennell) Kral & Bostick

Maryland Meadow Beauty, Maryland Meadowbeauty, Showy Meadow-beauty

Melastomataceae (Melastome family)

Synonym(s): Rhexia interior


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AL , AR , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MO , MS , OK , TN , TX
Native Habitat: Sandy openings in oak-pine woodlands, seeps, swales, edges of ponds, roadside swamps.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rhexia mariana var. interior in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rhexia mariana var. interior in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rhexia mariana var. interior


Record Modified: 2020-12-14
Research By: CBR

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