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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.


Trixis inula

Trixis inula Crantz

Tropical Threefold

Asteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: TRIN6

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1104

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1104.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-08-26
Accession Number: LBJWC-1104
Collection Number: 1104
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 30N
Phytoregion_full: Southern Texas Plains
State: Texas
County: Starr
Location: Bensten Ranch

Latitude: 26.599520
Longitude: -98.650080
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 495 FT
Elevation in M: 150

land_owner: Private

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Celtis ehrenbergiana, Opuntia engelmannii, Echinocereus enneacanthus, Croton incanus, Acacia berlandieri, Eysenhardtia texana, Hibiscus martianus, Cocculus diversifolius, Rivina humilis, Clematis drummondii, Karwinskia humboldtiana, Ziziphus obtusifolia, Sideroxylon celastrinum, Castela erecta, Guajacum angustifolium, Acacia schaffneri
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Sandy, gravel

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 500+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 500
Specimen Notes: Eason, M. - LBJWC:In field:8-25-2007

Inventory Data

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