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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.


Neptunia lutea

Neptunia lutea (Leavenworth) Benth.

Yellow Sensitive Briar, Yellow Puff

Fabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: NELU2

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1176

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1176.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-06-27
Accession Number: LBJWC-1176
Collection Number: 1176
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: M Eason, G Gann

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 34E
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Galveston
Municipality: Texas City
Geog_area: Texas City Preserve
Location: along dike road

Latitude: 29.448360
Longitude: -94.926250
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

land_owner: TNC

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Phyla nodiflora, Desmanthus virgatus, Oenothera speciosa, Ambrosia psilostachya, Mimosa strigillosa, Cirsium horridulum
Soil Texture: sand

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 500+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 500

Inventory Data

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