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.
Eleocharis tuberculosa (Michx.) Roem. & Schult.
Cone-cup spikerush, Tubercled spikerush, Long-tubercled spikerushCyperaceae (Sedge Family)
USDA Symbol: ELTU
Accession Number: LBJWC-1278Field Data Form: LBJWC-1278.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-06-13
Accession Number: LBJWC-1278
Collection Number: 1278
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Mack, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Lake Houston Park
Geog_area: South Central Plains
Location: Lake Houston Park, south of Cat Pond Latitude: 30.137010
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 141 FT
Elevation in M: 42
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Saururus cernuus, Gratiola neglecta, Pinus taeda, Liquidambar styraciflua, Rubus sp.
Slope: 0-1 degree
Geology: Loamy fluviomarine deposits
Soil Texture: sandy loam
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Plants sampled 25; growing with Sagittaria sp.
Population Size: 75