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.
Parkinsonia aculeata L.
Retama, Paloverde, Mexican paloverde, Jerusalem thorn, Horsebean, Lluvia de OroFabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: PAAC3
Accession Number: LBJWC-1193Field Data Form: LBJWC-1193.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-08-19
Accession Number: LBJWC-1193
Collection Number: 1193
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Wiliams, A., Maxcy C., Maxcy V.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Municipality: San Marcos
Geog_area: Balcones Canyonlands
Location: San Marcos greenbelts and roadside rights-of-way Latitude: 29.894270
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 land_owner: City of San Marcos
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Prosopis glandulosa, Opuntia engelmannii, Sorghum halepense, Cynodon dactylon
Aspect: W or SW
Soil Texture: Silty clay (grayish brown 10YR 2/4)
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 63 plants sampled.
Population Size: 63
Specimen Notes: Marr, M.:In field:11 AUG 2008