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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.


Vigna luteola

Vigna luteola (Jacq.) Benth.

Hairypod Cowpea, Yellow Vigna

Fabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: VILU3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1194

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1194.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-08-11
Accession Number: LBJWC-1194
Collection Number: 1194
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: G. Gann

Location Data

Country: US
Phytoregion: 34E
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
State: Texas
County: Gaveston
Municipality: San Luis Pass
Geog_area: South Side of Bridge
Location: dunes

Latitude: 29.091160
Longitude: -95.111520
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84


Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Chamaecrista fasciculata, Salicornia bigelovii, Strophostyles helvula, Hydrocotyle bonariensis, Typha domingensis, Ipomoea sagittata
Geology: Holocene beach sand
Soil Texture: sand

Collection Data

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

Inventory Data

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