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.
Muhlenbergia capillaris (Lam.) Trin.
Gulf muhly, Hair-awn muhly, Hairy-awn muhly, Hair grass, Pink muhlyPoaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: MUCA2
Accession Number: LBJWC-1216Field Data Form: LBJWC-1216.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-31
Accession Number: LBJWC-1216
Collection Number: 1216
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.; S. Conaty
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Municipality: West Columbia
Geog_area: County Road 25
Location: Northeast of West Columbia Latitude: 29.255270
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 43 FT
Elevation in M: 13 land_owner: Peter Conaty
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Sorghastrum nutans, Paspalum plicatulum, Schizachyrium scoparium, Sporobolus compositus, Silphium gracile, Liatris acidota, Solidago odora
Slope: 1 degree
Geology: Late Pleistocene fluviomarine deposits
Soil Texture: sandy loam
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 250 plants sampled.
Population Size: 500