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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Rhexia interior   FAMILY Melastomataceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rhexia mariana var. interior   FAMILY Melastomataceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Rhexia interior

 

COMMON NAME:
Maryland meadowbeauty


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Rhexia interior   FAMILY Melastomataceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rhexia mariana var. interior   FAMILY Melastomataceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Rhexia interior

 

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2902

Forb
Perennial

Native: south central US

Habitat: Moist to wet areas, ditches, prairies, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Lavender-rose
Bisexual
4-merous
4 petals
8 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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