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.
Sophora secundiflora (Ortega) Lag. ex DC.
Texas mountain laurel, Mountain laurel, Mescal bean, Mescal bean sophora, Frijolillo, FrijolitoFabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: SOSE3
Accession Number: LBJWC-656Field Data Form: LBJWC-656.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-656
Collection Number: 0656
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Hermann, M., Eason, M., Thompson, G., Strickland, S.
Location DataCountry: US
Location: Williamson Property Latitude: 29.525060
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 359 Elevation in M: 359
Habitat DataHabitat: Woodland
Associated Taxa: Juniperus ashei, Quercus fusiformis, Schizachyrium scoparium, Bothriochloa laguroides, Ulmus crassifolia, Diospyros texana, Asclepias asperula, Mahonia trifoliolata, Funastrum crispum, Oxalis stricta, Lupinus sp.
Soil Texture: Clay, brown
Collection DataPlants Sampled: Area sampled: >10000 sq. m. 200 plants sampled.
Population Size: 5000