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.
Pityopsis graminifolia (Michx.) Nutt.
Narrowleaf Silkgrass, Golden AsterAsteraceae (Aster Family)
USDA Symbol: PIGR4
Accession Number: LBJWC-1149Field Data Form: LBJWC-1149.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-12-06
Accession Number: LBJWC-1149
Collection Number: 1149
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
Location: Jones State Forest. In right-of-way along Southern Boundary, Cochran and Middle Horsepen Roads. Latitude: 30.221330
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 200 FT
Elevation in M: 60 land_owner: Texas Forest Service
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Pinus taeda, Quercus nigra, Eupatorium compositifolium, Salvia lyrata
Geology: Quartenary marine deposits
Soil Texture: Sandy loam, reddish-tan
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 250 plants sampled.
Population Size: 400
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:7-12-2007