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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.


Sisyrinchium biforme

Sisyrinchium biforme E.P. Bicknell

Wiry Blue-eyed Grass

Iridaceae (Iris Family)

Accession Data

Accession Number: LBJWC-1258

Field Data Form: LBJWC-1258.pdf
Collection Date: 2009-02-26
Accession Number: LBJWC-1258
Collection Number: 1258
Organization: LBJWC
Collector(s): Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Collected with: Marr, M.

Location Data

Country: US
State: Texas
County: Brazoria
Municipality: Angleton
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
Longitude: -95.273160
Georeference Source: GPS
GPS Datum: WGS84

Altitude: 20 FT
Elevation in M: 6

land_owner: TXDOT

Habitat Data

Associated Taxa: Melilotus sp., Nothoscordum bivalve, Castilleja indivisa, Cirsium horridulum, Calyptocarpus vialis, Linum imbricatum
Slope: 1 degree
Aspect: all
Geology: clayey fluviomarine deposits late Pleistocene
Soil Texture: sandy clay

Collection Data

Population Size: 3000

Inventory Data

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