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.
Forestiera pubescens Nutt. var. pubescens
Stretchberry, Elbowbush, Stretch-berry, Downy forestiera, Desert olive, Elbow-bushOleaceae (Olive Family)
USDA Symbol: FOPUP
Accession Number: LBJWC-204Field Data Form: LBJWC-204.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-05-12
Accession Number: LBJWC-204
Collection Number: 0204
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
Location: Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, southeast of cul de sac of La Crosse, north of plots 30 and 33. Latitude: 30.185570
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: NAD83 Altitude: 261 M
Elevation in M: 261
Habitat DataHabitat: Oak-juniper savanna
Associated Taxa: Quercus virginiana, Juniperus ashei, Mahonia trifoliolata, Nassella leucotricha
Soil Texture: Clay, brown
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Area sampled: >10000 sq. m. 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 100