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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.


Lobelia fenestralis

Lobelia fenestralis Cav.

Fringeleaf Lobelia

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1134

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1134.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-10-18
Accession Number: LBJWC-1134
Collection Number: 1134
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P., Eason, M., Freeman, C., Freeman, G.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 24E
Phytoregion_full: Chihuahuan Deserts
State: Texas
County: Jeff Davis
Location: Highway 118, approx. 8 miles NW of Ft. Davis, just west of 2nd Limpia Crossing entrance. In ditch in highway right-of-way, on North side of road.

Latitude: 30.615300
Longitude: -104.004500
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 5200 FT
Elevation in M: 1584

land_owner: Texas Department of Transportation

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Xanthocephalum gymnospermoides, Eryngium heterophyllum, Bouteloua curtipendula, Gaura sp., Conyza sp., Marsilea sp.
Aspect: All
Geology: Igneous
Soil Texture: Clay, black

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 60 plants sampled.
Population Size: 75
Use: 2017 - Phylogeny and genome size of North American Lobelia; Delph and Case

Inventory Data

MSB: 10000 seeds
NCGRP: 10000 seeds
LBJWC: 10000 seeds
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