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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.


Tinantia anomala

Tinantia anomala (Torr.) C.B. Clarke

False Dayflower, Widows Tears

Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1014

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1014.pdf
Collection Date: 2007-04-16
Accession Number: LBJWC-1014
Collection Number: 1014
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Atchison, A., Telford, J.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 29N
Phytoregion_full: Edwards Plateau
State: Texas
County: Hays
Municipality: San Marcos
Location: 609 Allen Road.

Latitude: 29.878130
Longitude: -97.958190
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 664 FT
Elevation in M: 202

land_owner: Private

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Quercus fusiformis, Ulmus crassifolia, Calyptocarpus vialis, Paspalum langei, Rivina humilis
Modifying Factors: None
Land Form: Plateau
Land Use: Backyard
Slope: <5
Aspect: E
Geology: Cretaceous limestone
Soil Texture: Stony clay
Soil Color: Dark brown

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 300 plants sampled.
Population Size: 600
Area Sampled: 0.25
Area Unit: acres
Seed From: Plants
Habit: Forb
Height: 1-3 ft.
Specimen Notes: Marr, M. - LBJWC:In field:4-16-2007

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