Maryland meadowbeauty (Rhexia mariana) Rhexia mariana is a species of flowering plant in the Melastomataceae known by the common name Maryland meadowbeauty. It is native to the eastern and lower midwestern United States. Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/95394957 Related By Wade Hi. I’m Wade Murray, and like everyone with a personal website, mine is horribly, terribly out of date. On the Internet my handle is normally wademurray, but you can still find blime in some of the older dustier places. View all of Wade's posts.