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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Froelichia gracilis

Froelichia gracilis (Hook.) Moq.

Slender snakecotton, Snake-cotton

Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)
USDA Symbol: FRGR3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-759

Field Data Form: LBJWC-MM-759.pdf
Collection Date: 2010-08-28
Accession Number: LBJWC-MM-759
Collection Number: MM-759
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Caldwell
Location: County Road 713 between McMahan and Delhi; south side of road.

Latitude: 29.849660
Longitude: -97.453910
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 603 FT
Elevation in M: 183

Habitat Data

Habitat: Oak woods and prairies, roadside grassland
Associated Taxa: Paspalum langei, Sida lindheimeri, Tephrosia virginiana, Pinus taeda, Quercus stellata, Quercus marilandica, Carya texana, Ilex vomitoria
Slope: 1% to 5%
Aspect: N
Geology: Carrizo sandstone
Soil Texture: Sandy loam, light brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 500 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:8-27-2006
Damage: No damage

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