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.
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Echinacea sanguinea Nutt.
Sanguine purple coneflowerAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: ECSA
Accession Number: LBJWC-1067Field Data Form: LBJWC-1067.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-18
Accession Number: LBJWC-1067
Collection Number: 1067
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
Location: Approximately 1.8 miles on 144 west to CR2215. Left turn on CR2215 to pasture located in front of Kennedy Residence 1-2 miles on right side of road in sloping meadow on both sides of driveway. Latitude: 32.972520
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 485 FT
Elevation in M: 147 land_owner: Private
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Aristolochia reticulata, Passiflora lutea, Liatris squarrosa, Antennaria plantaginifolia, Poa sp., Clematis pitcheri, Alophia drummondii, Scutellaria ovata, Scutellaria cardiophylla, Salvia azurea, Rhynchosia latifolia, Elymus canadensis, Albizia julibrissin, Diospyros virginiana, Quercus sp., Berlandiera betonicifolia, Centrosema virginianum, Toxicodendron radicans
Geology: Weches, Queen City, and Reklaw FMS
Soil Texture: Sandy clay, iron ore present
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 150 plants sampled.
Population Size: 300
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R. - LBJWC:In field:5-9-2007