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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Argemone sanguinea Greene
Red Pricklypoppy, Rose Prickly Poppy, Red Prickly PoppyPapaveraceae (Poppy Family)
USDA Symbol: ARSA4
Accession Number: LBJWC-1008Field Data Form: LBJWC-1008.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-04-04
Accession Number: LBJWC-1008
Collection Number: 1008
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Strong, A.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Southern Texas Plains
Location: Highway right-of-way; Farm-to-Market Road 3167, appox. 2.5 miles northwest of Rio Grande City. Latitude: 26.426440
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: NAD83 Altitude: 270 FT
Elevation in M: 82 land_owner: Texas Department of Transportation
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Prosopis glandulosa, Pennisetum ciliare, Helianthus annuus, Gaultheria sp.
Aspect: E, W
Geology: Pliocene and Cenozoic
Soil Texture: Sand, light tan
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 90 plants sampled.
Population Size: 1000
Specimen Notes: Strong, A. - LBJWC:In field:4-4-2007