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.
Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.
Pasture heliotrope, White heliotropeBoraginaceae (Borage Family)
USDA Symbol: HETE3
Accession Number: LBJWC-1214Field Data Form: LBJWC-1214.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-19
Accession Number: LBJWC-1214
Collection Number: 1214
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: M. Eason, W. Stuppy et Al.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Jacobs Ranch
Geog_area: South Central Plains
Location: 111215 Buffalo Ridge Montgomery; species common and readily seen when in flower difficult to see in fall grasses when fruiting Latitude: 30.399720
Georeference Source: GPS
Altitude: 287 FT
Elevation in M: 87 land_owner: Larry Jacobs
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Croton monanthogynus, Paspalum floridanum, Bothriochloa laguroides, Schizachyrium scoparium, Iva annua, Chamaecrista fasciculata, Phytolacca americana, Andropogon glomeratus, Eustoma exaltatum
Soil Texture: clay
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 500+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 300