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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Proboscidea louisianica (Mill.) Thell.
Louisiana Devil's-claw, Devil's claw, Ram's-horn, Unicorn Plant, Proboscis FlowerPedaliaceae (Sesame Family)
USDA Symbol: PRLO
Accession Number: LBJWC-1175Field Data Form: LBJWC-1175.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-03
Accession Number: LBJWC-1175
Collection Number: 1175
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M., Atchison, A.
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Texas Blackland Prairies
Municipality: San Marcos
Geog_area: Purgatory Creek Watershed
Location: Purgatory Creek Greenbelt Latitude: 29.868770
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 land_owner: City of San Marcos
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Polygonum pensylvanicum, Sorghum halepense, Solanum rostratum, Muhlenbergia utilis, Celtis laevigata, Ehretia anacua
Geology: Alluvium derived from limestone
Soil Texture: Sandy loam (dark brown 10YR 3/4)
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 230 plants sampled.
Population Size: 600
Specimen Notes: Marr, M.:In field:3 JUL 2008
Inventory DataMSB: 5000 seeds
NCGRP: 791 seeds
LBJWC: 1848 seeds