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.
Mimosa strigillosa Torr. & A. Gray
Powderpuff, Sunshine Mimosa, Sensitive PlantFabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: MIST2
Accession Number: LBJWC-1132Field Data Form: LBJWC-1132.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-11-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-1132
Collection Number: 1132
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R., Garrett, D., Marr, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge, RMN tract, levee of Big Bayou. Accessed from Travis Street in city of Liberty. Latitude: 30.079110
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 18 FT
Elevation in M: 5 land_owner: FWS
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Physalis sp., Cardiospermum halicacabum, Phyllanthus pudens, Cynodon dactylon
Geology: Beaumont Formation
Soil Texture: Sandy clay, 10YR 5/3
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 300 plants sampled.
Population Size: 5000
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R. - LBJWC:In field:11-2-2007