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.
Sisyrinchium biforme E.P. Bicknell
Wiry Blue-eyed GrassIridaceae (Iris Family)
USDA Symbol: SIBI
Accession Number: LBJWC-1258Field Data Form: LBJWC-1258.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-02-26
Accession Number: LBJWC-1258
Collection Number: 1258
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.
Location DataCountry: US
Geog_area: Western Gulf Coastal Plain
Location: County road 2008, south of Farm-to-Market Road 2004, nine miles east of Angleton Latitude: 29.157440
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84 Altitude: 20 FT
Elevation in M: 6 land_owner: TXDOT
Habitat DataAssociated Taxa: Melilotus sp., Nothoscordum bivalve, Castilleja indivisa, Cirsium horridulum, Calyptocarpus vialis, Linum imbricatum
Slope: 1 degree
Geology: clayey fluviomarine deposits late Pleistocene
Soil Texture: sandy clay