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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Ipomoea imperati (Vahl) Griseb.
Beach morning glory, Beach morning-gloryConvolvulaceae (Morning-Glory Family)
USDA Symbol: IPIM
Accession Number: LBJWC-1069Field Data Form: LBJWC-1069.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-06-30
Accession Number: LBJWC-1069
Collection Number: 1069
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Aquilar, H., Castillo, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Geog_area: Rio Grande River
Location: Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Boca China Beach. Near mouth of Rio Grande River, found on both sides of dunes. Species found from mouth of the river, up the coast to the ship cannel. Latitude: 25.964940
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 3 FT
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Ipomoea imperati, Blutaparon vermiculare, Borrichia frutescens, Conoclinium betonicifolium, Erigeron procumbens, Gaillardia pulchella, Rayjacksonia phyllocephala, Batis maritima, Heliotropium curassavicum, Cakile geniculata, Salicornia depressa, Dalea emarginata, Amaranthus greggii, Mimosa strigillosa, Samolus ebracteatus, Uniola paniculata, Monanthochloe littoralis, Avicennia germinans, Lycium carolinianum
Soil Texture: Sandy clay
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 100+ plants sampled. Species in quite widespread in dun
Population Size: 100
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:7-8-2007