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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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To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.


Haploesthes greggii var. texana

Haploesthes greggii A. Gray var. texana (J.M. Coult.) I.M. Johnst.

Texas False Broomweed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1102

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1102.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-09-04
Accession Number: LBJWC-1102
Collection Number: 1102
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 24E
Phytoregion_full: Chihuahuan Deserts
State: Texas
County: Brewster
Location: Mariposa cactus restoration research site, ca. 3 miles W of Terlingua on Hwy. 170, ca. 2/10 mile NW of highway.

Latitude: 29.323880
Longitude: -103.658860
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 3152 FT
Elevation in M: 960

land_owner: Private

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Porophyllum scoparium, Salsola kali, Dyssodia sp., Pennisetum ciliare, Tridens muticus, Echinomastus mariposensis
Aspect: All
Geology: Limestone with traces of cinnabar
Soil Texture: Clay and very coarse rock, white to pinkish

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 50 plants sampled.
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

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