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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.


Bothriochloa alta

Bothriochloa alta (Hitchc.) Henr.

Tall Beardgrass

Poaceae (Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: BOAL3

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1237

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1237.pdf
Collection Date: 2008-10-26
Accession Number: LBJWC-1237
Collection Number: 1237
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Manning, P.; Stuppy, W.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Jeff Davis
Municipality: Livermore
Geog_area: Chihuahuan Deserts
Location: Livermore Preserve Davis Mountains Bride Gap

Latitude: 30.641750
Longitude: -104.163020
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 7325 FT
Elevation in M: 2232

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Quercus grisea, Pinus cembroides, Pinus ponderosa, Quercus hypoleucoides, Piptochaetium pringlei, Piptochaetium fimbriatum
Aspect: variable
Geology: Igneous
Soil Texture: clay

Collection Data

Plants Sampled: Plants sampled 25;
Population Size: 300

Inventory Data

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