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.
Solanum dimidiatum Raf.
Western horsenettle, Western Horse-NettleSolanaceae (Potato Family)
USDA Symbol: SODI
Accession Number: LBJWC-1230Field Data Form: LBJWC-1230.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-21
Accession Number: LBJWC-1230
Collection Number: 1230
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Salmon, R.O.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: East Central Texas Plains
Municipality: Gus Engeling WMA
Geog_area: South Side of Main Office
Location: on 287 towards Corsicana Latitude: 31.900880
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 362 FT
Elevation in M: 110 land_owner: TX Parks & Wildlife
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Cyperus retroflexus, Cyperus echinatus, Cyperus esculentus, Croton capitatus, Paspalum notatum, Schizachyrium scoparium, Heterotheca subaxillaris, Froelichia floridana, Cnidoscolus texanus, Cenchrus echinatus
Slope: < 1 degree
Geology: Pleistocene terraces
Soil Texture: sand
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 300 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000
Use: Cornelius Barry, Michigan State University, August 2016