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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Liatris acidota

Liatris acidota Engelm. & A. Gray

Sharp blazing star

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1089

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1089.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-09-06
Accession Number: LBJWC-1089
Collection Number: 1089
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Samon, R., Stanley, F., Marr, M., Boensch, B.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 35E
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
State: Texas
County: Hardin
Municipality: Silsbee
Location: Roy E. Larsens Sandyland Sanctuary

Latitude: 30.368270
Longitude: -94.244020
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

land_owner: The Nature Conservancy

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Pinus palustris, Liatris pycnostachya, Agalinis fasciculata, Xyris platylepis, Fuirena breviseta, Oxypolis filiformis, Rhynchospora inexpansa, Rhynchospora corniculata, Sabatia gentianoides
Slope: 1
Aspect: All
Geology: Loamy alluvium
Soil Texture: Loamy sand (5YR 4/2)

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Two hundred (200) pants sampled.
Population Size: 400
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R.:22 JUN 2007:In field

Inventory Data

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