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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.


Sabal minor

Sabal minor (Jacq.) Pers.

Dwarf Palmetto, Bush Palmetto, Palmetto

Arecaceae (Palm Family)
USDA Symbol: SAMI8

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1142

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1142.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-11-17
Accession Number: LBJWC-1142
Collection Number: 1142
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M., Leighton, D., Hallowell, T., Lee, P., Schoneman, T., Gardener, W., Garden,

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 34E
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Liberty
Geog_area: Champion Lake
Location: Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge. South of Levee.

Latitude: 30.920300
Longitude: -94.793410
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

land_owner: FWS

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Nyssa aquatica, Ilex decidua, Heliotropium indicum, Heliotropium procumbens, Quercus alba, Quercus nigra, Crataegus viridis, Taxodium distichum
Geology: Sandstone
Soil Texture: Clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 2000+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 10000
Specimen Notes: In field:Eason, M. - LBJWC:11-17-2007

Inventory Data

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