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.
Rudbeckia texana (Perdue) P. Cox & Urbatsch
Texas coneflowerAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: RUTE4
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-41Field Data Form: LBJWC-MLE-041.pdf
Collection Date: 2006-10-01
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-41
Collection Number: MLE-41
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Chapmann, S., Hallowell, T., Hallowell, J.
Location DataCountry: US
Location: Roadside collection north east corner of County Road 2518 and 105. Latitude: 30.385800
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 120 FT
Elevation in M: 36
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Schizachyrium scoparium, Andropogon glomeratus, Solidago sempervirens, Vernonia texana, Hydrolea ovata, Rhynchospora corniculata, Bidens frondosa, Conoclinium coelestinum, Hyptis alata, Liatris elegans, Vernonia missurica
Soil Texture: Sand, off-white
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 400+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:From pressed specimen on day of collection:10-1-2006