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Recent observations

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What

Virginia meadow beauty Rhexia virginica

Observer

aaroncarlson

Date

August 17, 2013 09:04 AM CDT

Description

Suk Cerney Peatlands State Natural Area, Juneau Co., WI
A WI special concern species

Photos / Sounds

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Observer

anita363

Date

July 2, 2005 01:08 PM EDT

Description

One-of-a-kind, growing in high-tension-line clearing. These are in an family widespread in the neotropics but with only 1 genus in N Am; never seen anything like it before.

Photos / Sounds

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Observer

layla

Date

May 21, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Observer

layla

Date

July 27, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

matthewherron

Date

October 12, 2013 09:03 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

matthewherron

Date

October 13, 2013 08:55 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Observer

jsinghurst

Date

October 16, 2013 02:37 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Virginia meadow beauty Rhexia virginica

Observer

choess

Date

September 15, 2013 03:53 PM EDT

Description

Some still flowering, others in fruit.

Photos / Sounds

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Observer

choess

Date

September 15, 2013 03:01 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Maryland meadow beauty. Some already bear seed capsules.

Photos / Sounds

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Observer

botanygirl

Date

August 11, 2013 08:11 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Meadow beauty Rhexia mariana

Observer

lincoln

Date

August 28, 2013 01:25 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Genus Rhexia Genus Rhexia

Observer

muir

Date

August 24, 2013 08:39 AM EDT

Description

In wet, managed pond outside visitor's center.

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Description from Wikipedia

Rhexia (deer grass, meadow beauty) is a genus of plants in the Melastomataceae family. Many Rhexia species, such as Rhexia aristosa, occur in wet pine savannas (see also flatwoods), and are dependent upon moist soil with recurring fire. Further north, Rhexia virginica is found on lakeshores with recurring disturbance from winter ice scour. In Nova Scotia, Rhexia virginica is considered a typical representative of the unusual coastal plain flora. In Ontario, the species occurs only within...

No range data available.