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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.


Penstemon laxiflorus

Penstemon laxiflorus Pennell

Nodding Penstemon, Nodding Beardtongue, Loose-flowered Penstemon, Loose-flowered Beardtongue

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
USDA Symbol: PELA10

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1190

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1190.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-07-02
Accession Number: LBJWC-1190
Collection Number: 1190
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Ohlsson-Salmon, R.

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 35E
Phytoregion_full: South Central Plains
State: Texas
County: Harrison
Municipality: Waskom
Location: County Road 1111, 2.3 miles east and south of its intersection with County Road 2199.

Latitude: 32.487970
Longitude: -94.208910
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

land_owner: Texas Department of Transportation

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Smilax bona-nox, Cercis canadensis, Viburnum rufidulum, Ligustrum sinense, Chionanthus virginicus, Pinus taeda, Quercus falcata, Toxicodendron radicans, Lonicera japonica, Carya sp., Campsis radicans, Solidago altissima, Ambrosia artemisiifolia, Carex corrugata, Carex complanata, Carex echinata, Coreopsis tinctoria, Rudbeckia hirta, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Ampelopsis arborea, Tradescantia hirsutiflora
Slope: 1
Aspect: All
Geology: Wilcox and Midway
Soil Texture: Sandy Clay (Dark Brown)

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: 30 plants sampled.
Population Size: 75
Specimen Notes: Ohlsson-Salmon, R.:In field:10 APR 2007

Inventory Data

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