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.
Phaseolus maculatus Scheele
Spotted Bean, Metcalf BeanFabaceae (Pea Family)
USDA Symbol: PHMA17
Accession Number: LBJWC-1236Field Data Form: LBJWC-1236.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-22
Accession Number: LBJWC-1236
Collection Number: 1236
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P.
Location DataCountry: US
County: Jeff Davis
Municipality: Fort Davis
Geog_area: Chihuahuan Deserts
Location: North side of Point of Rocks roadside park on Highway 166 about 10 mi. west of Fort Davis and approximately 0.8 mi. north of highway Latitude: 30.539770
Georeference Source: GPS
Altitude: 5503 FT
Elevation in M: 1677 land_owner: Kate McKenna, Pete Szilagy
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Rhus trilobata, Phaseolus acutifolius, Opuntia imbricata var. imbricata, Dasylirion leiophyllum, Bidens bigelovii, Muhlenbergia emersleyi
Geology: igneous, rhyolite
Soil Texture: sand and gravel
Collection DataPlants Sampled: 25 plants sampled.;
Population Size: 50