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.
Leucaena retusa Benth.
Goldenball leadtree, Littleleaf leadtreeFabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: LERE5
Accession Number: LBJWC-1097Field Data Form: LBJWC-1097.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-1097
Collection Number: 1097
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P., Belkin, L., Freeman, C., Freeman, G.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Chihuahuan Deserts
Location: 12 miles S of Hwy. 90 off of Beef Canyon/Bullis Gap Road. Turn off is ca. 15 miles W of Sanderson. Population along shoulders of wash. Latitude: 30.016660
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 land_owner: Private
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Diospyros texana, Fraxinus greggii, Acacia roemeriana, Acalypha phleoides, Mimosa sp., Ungnadia speciosa, Cercis canadensis var. mexicana, Eysenhardtia texana
Soil Texture: Clay, silt, sand, gravel, white
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 150