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.
To request seed from the Wildflower Seed Bank, please contact the Seed Bank Curator.
Eleocharis quadrangulata (Michx.) Roem. & Schult.
Squarestem SpikerushCyperaceae (Sedge Family)
USDA Symbol: ELQU
Accession Number: LBJWC-1180Field Data Form: LBJWC-1180.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-01
Accession Number: LBJWC-1180
Collection Number: 1180
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: M. Eason, N. Tekes
Location DataCountry: US
Municipality: Lake Houston Park
Geog_area: South Central Plains
Location: Cat Pond Latitude: 30.137750
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 150 FT
Elevation in M: 45
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Xyris laxifolia var. iridifolia, Fuirena squarrosa, Gratiola neglecta, Saccharum giganteum, Sagittaria papillosa, Hydrolea ovata, Pontederia cordata
Soil Texture: sand
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 750+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 3000