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.
Hibiscus moscheutos L.
Crimson-eyed rose-mallow, Marshmallow hibiscusMalvaceae (Mallow Family)
USDA Symbol: HIMO
Accession Number: LBJWC-1283Field Data Form: LBJWC-1283.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-07-11
Accession Number: LBJWC-1283
Collection Number: 1283
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Mack, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Addick's Reservoir
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: Addick's Reservoir utility right of way Latitude: 29.812110
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 121 FT
Elevation in M: 36 land_owner: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Triadica sebifera, Diospyros virginiana, Pontederia cordata, Carex sp., Cyperus sp.
Slope: 0-1 degrees
Geology: Loamy fluviomarine deposits
Soil Texture: loam
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Plants sampled 117; land used for flood control; mowed.
Population Size: 705