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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.


Plantago helleri

Plantago helleri Small

Heller's Plantain, Cedar Plantain

Plantaginaceae (Plantain Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1157

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1157.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-05-20
Accession Number: LBJWC-1157
Collection Number: 1157
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 32N
Phytoregion_full: Cross Timbers
State: Texas
County: Lampasas
Municipality: Lometa
Location: Big Dog Ranch (LNH Preserve) is located five miles east of Lometa on County Road 2600.

Latitude: 31.238389
Longitude: -98.317806
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

land_owner: Hampton, L.

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Erioneuron pilosum, Aristida purpurea, Bouteloua rigidiseta, Gaillardia pulchella, Galium virgatum, Quercus sinuata, Juniperus ashei, Ulmus crassifolia
Aspect: SE
Geology: Limestone
Soil Texture: Cobbly clay (gray)

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 1600 plants sampled.
Population Size: 8000
Habit: Forb
Height: 6 inches
Specimen Notes: Marr, M.:In field:20 May 2008

Inventory Data

MSB: 11000 seeds
NCGRP: 3000 seeds
LBJWC: 5500 seeds
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