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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.


Eleocharis quadrangulata

Eleocharis quadrangulata (Michx.) Roem. & Schult.

Squarestem Spikerush

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1180

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1180.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-01
Accession Number: LBJWC-1180
Collection Number: 1180
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: M. Eason, N. Tekes

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Montgomery
Municipality: Lake Houston Park
Geog_area: South Central Plains
Location: Cat Pond

Latitude: 30.137750
Longitude: -95.152580
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 150 FT
Elevation in M: 45

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Xyris laxifolia var. iridifolia, Fuirena squarrosa, Gratiola neglecta, Saccharum giganteum, Sagittaria papillosa, Hydrolea ovata, Pontederia cordata
Geology: sandstone
Soil Texture: sand

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 750+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 3000

Inventory Data

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