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.
Eryngium hookeri Walp.
Hooker's EryngoApiaceae (Carrot Family)
USDA Symbol: ERHO9
Accession Number: LBJWC-1198Field Data Form: LBJWC-1198.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-08-07
Accession Number: LBJWC-1198
Collection Number: 1198
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: G. Gann
Location DataCountry: US
Phytoregion_full: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Municipality: Texas City
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 FT
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Mimosa strigillosa, Spartina spartinae, Phyla nodiflora, Baptisia sphaerocarpa
Geology: Pleistocene fluviomarine deposits
Soil Texture: sand
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 1000+ plants sampled.
Population Size: 5000