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.
Vaccinium arboreum Marshall
Farkleberry, Tree sparkleberry, SparkleberryEricaceae (Heath Family)
USDA Symbol: VAAR
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-46Field Data Form:
Collection Date: 2010-11-03
Accession Number: LBJWC-MLE-46
Collection Number: MLE-46
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Evans, S., Cruse, S.
Location DataCountry: US
Location: Sandyland Sanctuary Latitude: 30.350810
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 50 FT
Elevation in M: 15 land_owner: The Nature Conservancy
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Magnolia grandiflora, Nyssa sylvatica, Smilax pumila, Monotropa uniflora, Chasmanthium sessiliflorum, Ilex decidua, Gaillardia aestivalis ssp. winklerii, Liatris elegans, Betula nigra, Opuntia humifusa, Silene subciliata, Pinus palustris, Sporobolus junceus
Soil Texture: Sand, white
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 50+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 50
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field