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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.


Heliotropium torreyi

Heliotropium torreyi I.M. Johnst.

Slimleaf Heliotrope

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1210

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1210.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-09-30
Accession Number: LBJWC-1210
Collection Number: 1210
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Eason, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Terrell
Municipality: Dryden
Geog_area: Chihuahuan Desert
Location: 5.7 mies southeast of Dryden on south side of 90, north of Prairie Creek

Latitude: 29.999160
Longitude: -102.032220
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 2028 FT
Elevation in M: 618

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Dasylirion leiophyllum, Larrea tridentata, Guajacum angustifolium, Yucca torreyi, Prosopis glandulosa, Cevallia sinuata, Kallstroemia perennans, Echinocereus enneacanthus
Geology: limestone
Soil Texture: silty

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Growing with rare plant Kallstroemia perrenans
Population Size: 100

Inventory Data

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