Wildflower Center Seed Bank

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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Helenium amarum

Helenium amarum (Raf.) H. Rock

Yellow Sneezeweed, Bitterweed, Yellow bitterweed, Yellowdicks, Slender-leaved sneezeweed, Fine-leaved sneezweed, Yellow dog-fennel

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-560

Field Data Form: LBJWC-560.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-560
Collection Number: 0560
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Travis
Municipality: Del Valle
Geog_area: Blackland Prairie
Location: Mellenbruch Farm, Dr. Scott Road

Latitude: 30.206200
Longitude: -97.580900
Altitude: 154 M
Elevation in M: 154

Habitat Data

Habitat: Prairie
Associated Taxa: Helianthus annuus, Solanum rostratum, Solanum elaeagnifolium, Gaillardia pulchella, Cynodon dactylon, Abutilon fruticosum, Opuntia engelmannii var. lindheimeri, Ruellia nudiflora, Ulmus crassifolia, Quercus fusiformis
Soil Texture: Brown sandy loam-clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Area sampled: 1001-5000 sq. m. 100 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000

Inventory Data

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